N-Acetyl-L-cysteine, >96%

Key Features and Details

N-Acetyl-L-Cysteine

SYNONYMS: 1-a-Acetamido-ß-mercaptopropionic acid; Acetein; Acetylcysteine; N-Acetylcysteine; N-Acetyl-N-Cysteine; N-Acetyl-3-Mercaptoalanine;Broncholysin; Mercapturic acid; (R)-Mercapturic Acid; LNAC; NAC
CAS: # 616-91-1
MOLECULAR FORMULA: C5H9NO3S
MOLECULAR WEIGHT: 163.191 g/mol
BEILSTEIN REGISTRY No.: 1724426
EC No: 210-498-3
MDL No: MFCD00004880

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

N-Acetyl-L-Cysteine Application Notes N-Acetyl-L-Cysteine is a mucolytic agent for isolation of mycobacteria from sputum. It is also used as an anti-inflammatory drug to prevent liver damage by tylenol overdoses. Usage Statement Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department. Key Applications Antioxidant | Anti-inflammatory drug | Inhibitor of HIV replication
SPECIFICATIONS
SKU: 02100098-CF
Base Catalog Number: 100098
Alternate Names: 1-a-Acetamido-ß-mercaptopropionic acid; Acetein; Acetylcysteine; N-Acetylcysteine; N-Acetyl-N-Cysteine; N-Acetyl-3-Mercaptoalanine;Broncholysin; Mercapturic acid; (R)-Mercapturic Acid; LNAC; NAC
Beilstein Registration No : 1724426
Biochemical Physiological Actions : Antioxidant and mucolytic agent. Increases cellular pools of free radical scavengers. Reported to prevent apoptosis in neuronal cells but induce apoptosis in smooth muscle cells. Inhibits HIV replication. May serve as a substrate for microsomal glutathione transferase.
CAS : # 616-91-1
EC No : 210-498-3
MDL No : MFCD00004880
Melting Point : 109-110
Molecular Formula : C5H9NO3S
Molecular Weight : 163.191 g/mol
Optical Rotation: +21.0° to +27.0°
pH : 2 TO 2.75 (1 IN 100 ML)
pKa : pKa 9.5 at 30 °C (Lit.)
PPE : Breathing apparatus(respirator filter), Gloves, Goggles
Purity : >96%
RTECS No : HA1660000
Solubility : >24.5 [ug/mL]
Vapor Pressure : sure 1.1X10-5 mm Hg at 25 deg C /Estimated/
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