Agent Name

Cytochrome C

CAS Number

9007-43-6

Formula

Unspecified

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Cytochrome c-T; Cromoci; Cytochrome c; Cytorest; Ferricytochrome C; Ferrocytochrome C; Hematin-protein; Horse heart cytochrome C; Horse-cytochrome C; Landrax; Myohematin; Nitrosylferricytochrome C; Cytochrome ct; [ChemIDplus] Cytochrome c, from equine heart; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Proteins

Description

Red-brown powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

An electron transport protein in mitochondria; [Merck Index]

Comments

Causes neurobehavioral and cardiac changes in acute inhalation studies of rats; Causes increased immune response in 30-day intermittent inhalation studies of guinea pigs; [RTECS] May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

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