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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/REAXYS 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

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.

Biochem/physiol Actions

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.

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

Safety & Documentation

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

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Origin

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Protocols & Articles

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