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Rich flavor "Kokumi" substance - Tripeptide
Glutamyl-Valyl-Glycine Standard

Glutamyl-Valyl-Glycine is a rich flavor "Kokumi" substance present in the natural world.
This is a tripeptide with a γ-glutamyl structure, consists of three amino acids: glutamine, valine, and glycine.
It was approved as a food additive to enhance the richness in August, 2014.
In addition, in the United States, FEMA-GRAS certification was acquired in February, 2010.


1. Product Outline

Glutamyl-Valyl-Glycine
  • Rich flavor "Kokumi" substance. Has the function to enhance the richness.
  • Assay (calculated on the dried basis): 99.0+ %
  • Appearance: White~pale red, powder
  • Cas No. : 38837-70-6
  • C12H21N3O6 = 303.31

2. References

  1. Ueda, Y. et. al. : Agri Biol Chem, 54(1), 163-9, (1990).
  2. Ichikawa, M. et. al. : J Agric Food Chem, 54, 4849-54, (2006).
  3. Shaw, ML. et al. : Phytochemistry, 66, 515-22, (2005).
  4. Toelstede, S. et al. : J Agric Food Chem, 57, 3738-48, (2009).

3. Product List

Product Name Package Size Wako Catalog No. Grade Storage Condition
Glutamyl-Valyl-Glycine Standard 100 mg 077-06391 for Food Analysis Keep at 2-10°C.
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