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05-7460 Sigma-Aldrich

L-Cysteine

SAJ special grade, ≥98.5%

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

  • CAS Number 52-90-4

  • Linear Formula HSCH2CH(NH2)CO2H

  • Molecular Weight 121.16

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1721408

  •  EC Number 200-158-2

  •  MDL number MFCD00064306

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329748160

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Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

NMDA glutamatergic receptor agonist.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

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

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