Norvaline


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Norvaline

 

(also α-aminovaleric acid), an amino acid whose structural formula is CH3CH2CH2CH(NH2)COOH. Norvaline has no physiological activity, and there is no data that confirms its presence in animal proteins.

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Norvaline was used as the internal standard and quantifications were performed by comparing sample peak areas to the standard's peak areas.