Taurine, 99%, Alfa Aesar™
Brand: Alfa Aesar A12403.36
UNSPSC : 12352106
Code : NEW
Additional Details : CAS Number : 107-35-7 Weight : 0.50000kg
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.
Soluble in water and dimethyl sulfoxide. Insoluble in absolute ethanol and diethyl ether.
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.