|Preferred IUPAC name
Ethane 1,2-dimethane sulfonate
3D model (JSmol)
CompTox Dashboard (EPA)
|Molar mass||217.99 g/mol|
|Melting point||35–36 °C (95–97 °F; 308–309 K)|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Ethane dimethanesulfonate (EDS) is an organic compound with formula (CH2OSO2CH3)2. It can be regarded as the esterification product of one glycol and two Methanesulfonic acids. EDS can eliminate all adult Leydig cells in testis of adult male rats, after which Leydig cells will regenerate from stem cells.