Taurine, 99%, Alfa Aesar™


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer Part Number: A12403-36

TAURINE, 99% 500G

UNSPSC: 12352106

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 107-35-7 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 500g

Product Code. 11439573

Quantity Price
1 £ 42.51 / 500g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 13-12-2016
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Taurine
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula H2NCH2H2SO3H
Formula Weight 125.15g/mol

Specification

Quantity 500g
Chemical Name or Material Taurine
CAS 107-35-7
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula H2NCH2H2SO3H
Formula Weight 125.15g/mol

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.