L-Cysteine hydrochloride monohydrate, 99%, Alfa Aesar™


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer Part Number: A10389-14

L-CYSTEINE HYDROCHLORIDE MONOHYDRATE, 99%,25G

UNSPSC: 12352105

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 7048-04-6 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 25g

Product Code. 11448563

Quantity Price
1 £ 15.26 / 25g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 13-12-2016
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material L-Cysteine hydrochloride monohydrate
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula C3H7NO2S·HCl·H2O
Formula Weight 175.64 (157.62anhydrous)g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00065606
Synonym H-Cys-OH·HCl·H2O

Specification

Quantity 25g
Chemical Name or Material L-Cysteine hydrochloride monohydrate
CAS 7048-04-6
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula C3H7NO2S·HCl·H2O
Formula Weight 175.64 (157.62anhydrous)g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00065606
Synonym H-Cys-OH·HCl·H2O
EINECS Number 200-157-7

Applications
L-Cysteine hydrochloride monohydrate is used as a precursor in food, pharmaceutical and personal care products. It is actively involved in the production of flavors such as meat flavor obtained by reacting with sugars. It plays an important role as a key raw material for the manufacture of N-acetyl-L-cysteine, S-carboxymethyl-L-cysteine and L-cysteine base. It is involved in the treatment of liver disease as an antioxidant and antidote. Being an essential amino acid, it used as animal feed especially for sheep, which is responsible the growth of wool.

Solubility
Soluble in cold water.

Notes
Air and light sensitive. Hygroscopic. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, metals and hydrogen chloride.