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Substance Name: S-(2-Hydroxyethylmercapto)-L-cysteine
RN: 38254-63-6
InChIKey: YPUBRSXDQSFQBA-BYPYZUCNSA-N

Note

  • Mixed disulfide of 2-mercaptoethanol and cysteine; protects against hepatotoxicity induced by acetaminophen.

Molecular Formula

  • C5-H11-N-O3-S2

Molecular Weight

  • 197.278
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • S-(2-Hydroxyethylmercapto)-L-cysteine

Synonym

  • L-Cyssme

Systematic Name

  • L-Alanine, 3-((2-hydroxyethyl)dithio)-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 38254-63-6

System Generated Number

  • 0038254636

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C5H11NO3S2/c6-4(5(8)9)3-11-10-2-1-7/h4,7H,1-3,6H2,(H,8,9)/t4-/m0/s1

InChIKey

YPUBRSXDQSFQBA-BYPYZUCNSA-N

Smiles

C([C@@H](N)CSSCCO)(=O)O