L-aspartic acid

Asp - definition from Biology-Online.org

[(Science: botany) same as aspen. Trembling poplar or asp. (Science: zoology) a small, hooded, poisonous serpent of egypt and adjacent countries, whose bite is often fatal. It is the Naja haje. The name is also applied to other poisonous serpents, especially. to vipera Aspis of southern Europe. see Haje. Origin: L. Aspis, fr. gr., cf. OF. Aspe, f. aspic. (Science: botany) One of several species of poplar bearing this name, especially the Populus tremula, so called from the trembling of its leaves, which move with the slightest impulse of the air. Origin: as. Aesp, aeps; akin to OHG. Aspa, Icel. Osp, dan. Aesp, Sw. asp, D. esp, g. Espe, aspe, aspe; cf. Lettish apsa, lith. Apuszis. Of southern Europe; similar to but smaller than the adder.Cobra used by the Pharaohs as a symbol of their power over life and death.Shorthand for aspartate, a common amino acid found in [[proteins.

MediLexicon Asp - Medical Dictionary Definition for Term 'Asp'

[1. Symbol for aspartic acid or its radical forms.

Molecular Formula: C4H7NO4

InChI: InChI=1/C4H7NO4/c5-2(4(8)9)1-3(6)7/h2H,1,5H2,(H,6,7)(H,8,9)/t2-/m0/s1/f/h6,8H


CAS number 56-84-8

    L-Aspartic acid
    L-aspartic acid
    (S)-2-aminobutanedioic acid
    (S)-2-aminosuccinic acid
    (2S)-2-aminobutanedioic acid
    2-Aminosuccinic acid

    PubChem CID 5960
    Beilstein =1723530
    CAS 56-84-8 (from NIST)
    ChEBI 17053
    chemPDB ASP
    Gmelin 3333
    Kegg C00049
    PubChem ID 10318344
    PubChem ID 3351