Agent Name

S-Phenyl-N-acetylcysteine

CAS Number

4775-80-8

Formula

C11-H13-N-O3-S

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

2-Acetamido-3-phenylthiopropanoic acid; Phenylmercapturic acid; S-Phenylmercapturic acid; L-Cysteine, N-acetyl-S-phenyl-; [ChemIDplus] N-Acetyl-S-phenyl-L-cysteine; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Amino Acids and Derivatives

Description

White crystalline solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"Found in urine of rats exposed to benzene." [ChemIDplus]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "S-Sulfocysteine."

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