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Substance Name: 2-Keto-4-mercaptobutyric acid
RN: 4273-28-3
InChIKey: KDIDQKYCHSXXBI-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • Homocysteine metabolite.

Molecular Formula

  • C4-H6-O3-S

Molecular Weight

  • 134.154
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 2-Keto-4-mercaptobutyric acid

Synonyms

  • alpha-Keto-gamma-mercaptobutyric acid
  • KMBA

Systematic Name

  • Butanoic acid, 4-mercapto-2-oxo-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 4273-28-3

System Generated Number

  • 0004273283

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C4H6O3S/c5-3(1-2-8)4(6)7/h8H,1-2H2,(H,6,7)

InChIKey

KDIDQKYCHSXXBI-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C(C(CCS)=O)(=O)O