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Taurine, 99%, Thermo Scientific™

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107-35-7
C2H7NO3S
125.142
MFCD00008197
XOAAWQZATWQOTB-UHFFFAOYSA-N
taurine, tauphon, ethanesulfonic acid, 2-amino, l-taurine, 2-aminoethylsulfonic acid, o-due, 2-sulfoethylamine, taufon, aminoethanesulfonic acid, aminoethylsulfonic acid
1123
CHEBI:15891
2-aminoethanesulfonic acid
C(CS(=O)(=O)O)N
107-35-7
C2H7NO3S
125.142
MFCD00008197
XOAAWQZATWQOTB-UHFFFAOYSA-N
taurine, tauphon, ethanesulfonic acid, 2-amino, l-taurine, 2-aminoethylsulfonic acid, o-due, 2-sulfoethylamine, taufon, aminoethanesulfonic acid, aminoethylsulfonic acid
1123
CHEBI:15891
2-aminoethanesulfonic acid
C(CS(=O)(=O)O)N

This Thermo Scientific brand product was originally part of the Alfa Aesar product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand. The original Alfa Aesar product / item code or SKU reference has not changed as a part of the brand transition to Thermo Scientific.

Applications
Taurine plays an important role in cardiovascular function, skeletal muscle function, the retina and the central nervous system. It acts as an antioxidant as well as protecting against the toxicity of various substances such as lead and cadmium. It is also used in contact lens solution and an ingredient in numerous energy drinks.

Solubility
Soluble in water and dimethyl sulfoxide. Insoluble in absolute ethanol and diethyl ether.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Melting Point >300°C
Assay Percent Range 99%
Beilstein 1751215
Quantity 500g
Solubility Information Soluble in water and dimethyl sulfoxide. Insoluble in absolute ethanol and diethyl ether.
Formula Weight 125.15
Chemical Name or Material Taurine

EINECSNumber : 203-483-8

RTECSNumber : WX0175000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures

RUO – Research Use Only