L-Cystine, 99%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar A13762-18

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 56-89-3
    Molecular Formula C6H12N2O4S2
    Formula Weight 240.30g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00064228
    Beilstein 1728094
    Merck Index 14,2782
    Chemical Name or Material L-Cystine

    Specifications

    Quantity 50g
    CAS 56-89-3
    Assay Percent Range 99%
    Molecular Formula C6H12N2O4S2
    Formula Weight 240.30g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00064228
    Beilstein 1728094
    Merck Index 14,2782
    RTECS Number HA2690000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material L-Cystine
    Assay 99%

    Description

    Applications
    L-Cystine is used as an antioxidant, protecting tissues against radiation and pollution. It finds application in protein synthesis. It is required for utilization of vitamin B6 and is useful in healing burns and wounds. It is also is required by certain malignant cell lines in the culture medium as well as for the growth of certain micro-organisms. It is useful in the stimulation of hematopoietic system and promotes the formation of white and red blood cells. It is an active ingredient in medications used to treat dermatitis.

    Solubility
    Soluble in water.

    Notes
    Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

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