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30153 Sigma

Potassium 2-mercaptoethanesulfonate

≥95% (T)

Synonym: 2-Mercaptoethanesulfonic acid potassium salt, Coenzyme M potassium salt, MES potassium salt

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Properties

InChI Key   XXZMREMZWJKGRQ-UHFFFAOYSA-M
assay   ≥95% (T)
storage temp.   −20°C

Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

Metabolite in microbial metabolism in diverse environments and methane metabolism ; methanogens use 2-mercaptoethanesulfonate (CoM; coenzyme M) as the terminal methyl carrier in methano-genesis; can be determined with chemiluminescence detection by flow injection analysis.

Packaging

Bottomless glass bottle. Contents are inside inserted fused cone.

Application

2-Mercaptoethanesulfonic acid salts (Coenzyme M potassium salt, MESK) are used as an antioxidant and cytoprotective agent in a wide variety of applications from protection from toxicity of therapeutic agents, such as cyclophosphamide and to prevention of brain injury damage.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
2

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Protocols & Articles

Articles

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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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