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GLOSSARY & ABBREVIATIONS

εAHX

ε-Aminohexanoyl (ε-aminocaproyl)

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ε-Aminohexanoic acid (ε-Aminocaproic acid, also abbreviated Aca or LC) is often introduced as short non-polar spacer, e.g. between the N-terminus of a peptide and biotin, between Nε of Lys and a fluorophore.

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