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DL-Cysteine hydrochloride

≥95% (TLC), anhydrous

  • CAS Number 10318-18-0

  • Linear Formula HSCH2CH(NH2)COOH · HCl

  • Molecular Weight 157.62

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 4150473

  •  EC Number 233-698-2

  •  MDL number MFCD00064552

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24893195

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Properties

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grade   anhydrous
InChI Key   IFQSXNOEEPCSLW-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥95% (TLC)
solubility   H2O: soluble

Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

NMDA glutamatergic receptor agonist that is also an agonist at AMPA glutamatergic receptors at high concentration.

DL-Cysteine is a racemic mixture of the proteinogenic amino acids L-cysteine and the non-proteinogenic D-cysteine. DL-Cysteine is used as an organic reagent and in comparative physicochemical analysis of processes such as crystallization.

Application

DL-Cysteine hydrochloride is used in cell culture. It is also used in photochemical vascular injury (performed using dl-cysteine hydrochloride along with other components). It may be used in the preparation of DL-4-carboxy-3-formyl-2,2,-dimethylthiazolidine.

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Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
HA2200000

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