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  • ASPARAGINE, C4H8N203, a naturally occurring base, found in plants belonging to the natural orders Leguminosae and Cruciferae.
  • It occurs in two optically active forms, namely, as laevo-asparagine and dextro-asparagine.
  • Laevo-asparagine was isolated in 1805 by L.
  • Laevo-asparagine is slightly soluble in cold water and readily soluble in hot water.
  • Dextro-asparagine was first found in 1886 in the shoots of the vetch (Piutti).

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