Pantetheine

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Not to be confused with pantethine.
Pantetheine
Stereo, skeletal formula of pantetheine (R)
Pantetheine molecule
Identifiers
CAS number 496-65-1 R YesY
PubChem 479 YesY, 439322 R YesY
ChemSpider 466 YesY, 388453 R YesY
EC number 207-824-1
KEGG C00831 N
MeSH Pantetheine
ChEBI CHEBI:16753 N
Beilstein Reference 1714196 R
3DMet B00185
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Properties
Molecular formula C11H22N2O4S
Molar mass 278.37 g mol−1
Related compounds
Related compounds
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

Pantetheine is the cysteamine amide analogue of pantothenic acid (vitamin B5). The dimer of this compound, pantethine is more commonly known, and is considered to be a more potent form of vitamin B5 than pantothenic acid. Pantetheine is an intermediate in the production of coenzyme A by the body.