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N-acetyl-L-Cysteine

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Catalog Number: 6169116
Description:

N-acetyl-L-Cysteine (NAC) is a precursor to the antioxidant glutathione and can be deacetylated to cysteine. NAC can be used to neutralize the toxic breakdown products of paracetamol inhibits DNA adduct formation. It is reported to prevent neuronal cell apoptosis and exhibits mucolytic properties.

Synonyms: NAC, Acetylcysteine

Application:

Formulation:
Crystalline solid
Chemical Name:
(2R)-2-acetamido-3-sulfanylpropanoic acid
Molecular Formula:

C5H9NO3S

Molecular Weight:
163.2
CAS Number:
616-91-1
Purity:
≥95%

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Research Interest

Country Of Origin: USA

Not for human use.