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Substance Name: Poly(gamma-glutamylcysteinyl)glycine
RN: 112480-84-9


  • Has role in cadmium resistance in plant cells; forms copper complex in plants; forms cadmium complex in some fungi.

Molecular Formula

  • (C7-H10-N2-O4-S)mult-C9-H15-N3-O6-S
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Poly(gamma-glutamylcysteinyl)glycine


  • ((gamma-Glu-cys)n)gly
  • Copper-gamma-glutamyl peptide

Systematic Name

  • Poly(imino(1-(mercaptomethyl)-2-oxo-1,2-ethanediyl)imino(1-carboxy-3-oxo-1,3-propanediyl)), alpha-(3-amino-3-carboxy-1-oxopropyl)-omega-((2-((carboxymethyl)amino)-1-(mercaptomethyl)-2-oxoethyl)amino)-, (alphaS((S),(S)),omegaS)-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 112480-84-9

System Generated Number

  • 0112480849

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • (C7-H10-N2-O4-S)mult-C9-H15-N3-O6-S

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C7-H10-N2-O4-S
  • C9-H15-N3-O6-S