Agent Name

N-Glycylglycine

CAS Number

556-50-3

Formula

C4-H8-N2-O3

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Diglycine; 2-(Aminoacetamido)acetic acid; Diglycocoll; Gly2; Glycine dipeptide; Glycylglycine; alpha-Glycylglycine; Glycine, N-glycyl-; Glycine, glycyl-; [ChemIDplus] Gly-Gly; Glycyl-glycine; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Amino Acids and Derivatives

Description

Solid; [Merck Index] White powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used to make peptides; [Merck Index]

Comments

An irritant that may cause severe eye irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

4.54E-8 mm Hg

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