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3-Aminopropionic acid or β-aminopropionic acid; a decarboxylation production of aspartic acid. Found in the brain, in carnosine, and in coenzyme A.
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Chemicals and reagents: The chemicals and reagents used in this study were: methyl 3-(2,2-dichlorovinyl)-2,2- dimethyl-(1-cyclopropane) carboxylate (Acros, Germany); 1-[3-(dimethylamino) propyl]-3-ethylcarbodiimide hydrochloride (EDC); b-Alanine methyl ester hydrochloride and oval albumin (OVA) (Fluka, Germany); magnesium sulphate, sodium hydroxide and tetrahydrofuran (THF) (Merck, Germany), methanol, ethyl acetate and hexane (J.
Then, a mixture of 50 mg b-alanine methyl ester and 65 mg EDC in 3 mL THF was stirred for 10 min.