Cysteic acid

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L-Cysteic acid
L-Cysteic acid
Ball-and-stick model
Names
IUPAC name
(R)-2-Amino-3-sulfopropanoic acid
Other names
3-Sulfo-L-alanine
Identifiers
498-40-8 N
ChEBI CHEBI:17285 YesY
ChemSpider 65718 YesY
DrugBank DB03661 YesY
EC-number 207-861-3
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MeSH Cysteic+acid
PubChem 25701
Properties[1]
C3H7NO5S
Molar mass 169.16 g/mol
Appearance white crystals or powder
Melting point decomposes around 272°C
soluble
Except where noted otherwise, data is given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

Cysteic acid is an intermediate in cysteine metabolism.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Weast, Robert C., ed. (1981). CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics (62nd ed.). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. p. C259. ISBN 0-8493-0462-8. .