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Taurine, 99%, Alfa Aesar™

$43.46 - $144.73

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Taurine
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula H2NCH2H2SO3H
Formula Weight 125.15g/mol
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Products
Catalog Number Mfr. No. Quantity Price Quantity    

AAA1240322

 
alfa aesar
A12403-22
100g Each for $43.46

AAA1240336

 
alfa aesar
A12403-36
500g Each for $144.73
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Quantity 100g
Chemical Name or Material Taurine
CAS 107-35-7
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula H2NCH2H2SO3H
Formula Weight 125.15g/mol

Applications
Taurine plays an important role in cardiovascular function, skeletal muscle function, the retina and the central nervous system. It acts as an antioxidant as well as protecting against the toxicity of various substances such as lead and cadmium. It is also used in contact lens solution and an ingredient in numerous energy drinks.

Solubility
Soluble in water and dimethyl sulfoxide. Insoluble in absolute ethanol and diethyl ether.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.