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Alfa Aesar™ DL-Ethionine, 98%

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material DL-Ethionine
CAS 67-21-0
Molecular Formula C6H13NO2S
Formula Weight 163.24
MDL Number MFCD00063102
Beilstein 1722529
Merck Index 14,3738
Synonym DL-2-Amino-4-(ethylthio)butyric acid; S-Ethyl-DL-homocysteine
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A1315406
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 163.24
Chemical Name or Material DL-Ethionine
TSCA TSCA
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C6H13NO2S
MDL Number MFCD00063102
CAS 67-21-0
Beilstein 1722529
Merck Index 14,3738
Synonym DL-2-Amino-4-(ethylthio)butyric acid; S-Ethyl-DL-homocysteine
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H351
Suspected of causing cancer.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280h
Wear protective gloves/clothing.
RTECS Number ES6825200
Odor Odorless
Melting Point ≈265°C (dec.)
Quantity 5g

Applications
DL-Ethionine is used as a dietary supplement to accelerate cholangiocarcinogenesis in vivo. It is also used to induce oxidative stress in liver to study the levels and activities of anti-oxidative enzymes and compounds such as glutathione.

Solubility
Soluble in water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P280h
Wear protective gloves/clothing.

GHS H Statement
H351
Suspected of causing cancer.