L-Tryptophan

PhotochemCAD ID: F05

Class: Biomolecules

Name: L-Tryptophan

Synonym:

CAS: 73-22-3

Source: Sigma-Aldrich, T9020

Structure: F05.str.cdx

λabs: 278 nm

Absorption Spectrum

Solvent: phosphate buffer (pH 7, 0.1 M)

Instrument: Cary 3

Date: summer, 1995

By: Ruchun A. Fuh

Absorption coefficient: 5579 at 278 nm

Fluorescence Spectrum

Solvent: phosphate buffer (pH 7, 0.1 M)

Instrument: Spex FluoroMax

Date: summer, 1995

By: Ruchun A. Fuh

Fluorescence quantum yield: 0.12

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