L-Cystine, 99%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer Part Number: A13762-18

L-CYSTINE, 99% 50G

UNSPSC: 12352111

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 56-89-3 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 50g

Product Code. 11414814

Quantity Price
1 £ 20.03 / 50g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 07-12-2016
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

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

Specification

Quantity 50g
Chemical Name or Material L-Cystine
CAS 56-89-3
Assay 99%
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

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.