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W326305 Aldrich

L-Cysteine

≥97%, FG

Synonym: (R)-2-Amino-3-mercaptopropionic acid

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biological source   synthetic
grade   FG
reg. compliance   FDA 21 CFR (172.320)
  FDA 21 CFR (184.1271)
  EU Regulation 1334/2008 & 872/2012
InChI Key   XUJNEKJLAYXESH-REOHCLBHSA-N
assay   ≥97%
optical activity   [α]26/D +8.0 to +9.5°, c = 2 in 5 M HCl
mp   240 °C (dec.)(lit.)
solubility   H2O: soluble25 mg/mL
Organoleptic   sulfurous

Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

NMDA glutamatergic receptor agonist.

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

100 g in poly bottle

5 kg in fiber drum

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
HA1600000
Protocols & Articles

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