Agent Name

Cysteine hydrochloride monohydrate

CAS Number

7048-04-6

Formula

C3-H7-N-O2-S.Cl-H.H2-O

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Cysteine hydrochloride monohydrate, L-; L-Cysteine monohydrate monochloride; L-Cysteine hydrochloride monohydrate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Amino Acids and Derivatives

Description

Solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Cysteine is a non-essential amino acid that has been used as a dough conditioner and veterinary detoxicant; [Merck Index]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

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