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53510 Sigma-Aldrich

DL-Homocysteine

purum, ≥95% (RT)

Synonym: 2-Amino-4-mercaptobutyric acid

  • CAS Number 454-29-5

  • Linear Formula HSCH2CH2CH(NH2)COOH

  • Molecular Weight 135.18

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1721683

  •  EC Number 207-222-9

  •  MDL number MFCD00004898

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24878072

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Properties

InChI Key   FFFHZYDWPBMWHY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
grade   purum
assay   ≥95% (RT)
mp   232-233 °C(lit.)
storage temp.   2-8°C

Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

Increased plasma homocysteine is a risk factor for coronary heart disease and carcinogenesis; may be a marker for tumor cell growth.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
MT0175000
Flash Point(F) 
>235.4 °F
Flash Point(C) 
>113 °C

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Protocols & Articles
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