Agent Name

D-Cystine

CAS Number

349-46-2

Formula

C6-H12-N2-O4-S2

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Cystine D-form; Cystine, D-; [ChemIDplus] (S,S)-3,3'-Dithiobis(2-aminopropionic acid); [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Amino Acids and Derivatives

Description

Solid; [Merck Index] White odorless powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Amino acid not essential for humans; [Merck Index]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

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