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L-Cysteine

L-Cysteine

Synonyms β-Mercapto-L-alanine; (R)-2-Amino-3-mercaptopropionic acid

CAS Number: 52-90-4 Molecular Formula: C3H7NO2S Molecular Weight: 121.154 g/mol

Beilstein Registry Number: 1721408 EC Number: 200-158-2 MDL Number: MFCD00064306

SKU 02101444-CF
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Description

Product Description

L-Cysteine

Application Notes

L-cysteine is used in producing antioxidants. It also promotes healing of severe burns, fat burning and helps build muscle and promotes the activity of white blood cells. It is a precursor in the food, pharmaceutical, and personal care industries.

Usage Statement

Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.

Key Applications

Producing antioxidants | Precursor in food pharmaceutical; and personal care industries | Promotes healing of severe burns; fat burning and promotes the activity of white blood cells

Specifications
SKU 02101444-CF
Alternate Names β-Mercapto-L-alanine; (R)-2-Amino-3-mercaptopropionic acid
Application Notes L-cysteine is used in producing antioxidants. It also promotes healing of severe burns, fat burning and helps build muscle and promotes the activity of white blood cells. It is a precursor in the food, pharmaceutical, and personal care industries.
Base Catalog Number 101444
Beilstein Registry Number 1721408
Biochemical Physiological Actions NMDA glutamatergic receptor agonist.
CAS # 52-90-4
EC Number 200-158-2
Format Crystalline
Hazard Statements H302
Melting Point 240 dec °C
Molecular Formula C3H7NO2S
Molecular Weight 121.154 g/mol
Optical Rotation +7 ° to +13 ° (c=2, 1N HCl)
Personal Protective Equipment Dust mask, Eyeshields, Gloves
Refractive Index 8.8 ° (C=8; 1mol/L HCl) (Lit.)
RTECS Number HA1600000
Safety Symbol GHS07
Solubility Water Solubility277000 mg/L (at 25 °C)
Usage Statement Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.
Vapor Pressure 6.73X10-7 mm Hg at 25 deg C (est)