What does 5-aminolevulinic acid mean?

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  1. 5-Aminolevulinic acid

    δ-Aminolevulinic acid is the first compound in the porphyrin synthesis pathway, the pathway that leads to heme in mammals and chlorophyll in plants. In plants, production of δ-ALA is the step on which the speed of synthesis of chlorophyll is regulated. Plants that are fed by external δ-ALA accumulate toxic amounts of chlorophyll precursor, protochlorophyllide, indicating that the synthesis of this intermediate is not suppressed anywhere downwards in the chain of reaction. Protochlorophyllide is a strong photosensitizer in plants.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of 5-aminolevulinic acid in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of 5-aminolevulinic acid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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