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Alfa Aesar™ L-Methionine, 98+%

Brand:  Alfa Aesar™ A10318.22

UNSPSC : 12352111

Code : NEW

Additional Details : CAS Number : 63-68-3 Weight : 0.10000kg

Quantity 100g

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Product Code. 11424083

  • £30.74 / 100g


Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 10-08-2017
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Specifications

Description

Applications
L-Methionine is used as an essential amino acid for human development and therapeutically acts as an antidote for acetaminophen poisoning. It serves as a chelating agent for heavy metals, as a flavoring agent and nutritional supplement for foods. It acts as a feed additive, vegetable oil enrichment and as a single cell protein. In addition to this, it is used as a hepatoprotectant and also acts as a lipotropic agent and prevents excess fat buildup in the liver.

Solubility
Soluble in water and hydrochloride. Slightly soluble in acetic acid. Insoluble in ethanol, benzene, acetone and ether.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

L-Methionine
C5H11NO2S
MFCD00063097
14,5975
63-68-3
149.21
1722294
(S)-2-Amino-4-(methylthio)butyric acid; H-Met-OH

Specifications

L-Methionine
≥98%
149.21
1722294
(S)-2-Amino-4-(methylthio)butyric acid; H-Met-OH
100g
63-68-3
C5H11NO2S
MFCD00063097
14,5975
≈280°C (dec.)
+23° (c=2 in 2N HCl)
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