- Alpha-glycerophosphoric acid
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Section1 = Chembox Identifiers
CASNo = 57-03-4
PubChem = 754
MeSHName = Alpha-glycerophosphoric+acid
Section2 = Chembox Properties
Formula = C3H9O6P
MolarMass = 172.074
Section3 = Chembox Hazards
Alpha-glycerophosphoric acid is an organophosphate derived from phosphoric acid and glycerol. It is a component of glycerophospholipids.
The "L" conformation is the active enantiomer.
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