[107-35-7] 2-Aminoethanesulfonic acid AKSci J90118
 
 
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2-Aminoethanesulfonic acid
, 98%
 
2-Aminoethylsulfonic acid
Ethanesulfonic acid
Taurine




IDENTITY
CAS Number:[107-35-7]
MDL Number:MFCD00008197
MF:C2H7NO3S
MW:125.15
EINECS:203-483-8
BRN:1751215
SPECIFICATIONS & PROPERTIES
Purity:98%
Available Spectra:FT-IR
Physical Form:White crystalline powder
Melting Point:>300°C
Long-Term Storage:Store at room temperature

BIOLOGICAL INFO
Solubility:DMSO: <1mg/mL; H2O: 20mg/mL; EtOH: <1mg/mL
Application(s):Non-selective endogenous agonist at glycine receptors
Form:Free Base

REVIEW

 An organic acid widely distributed in animal tissues. Taurine has many fundamental biological roles such as conjugation of bile acids, antioxidation, osmoregulation, membrane stabilization and modulation of calcium signaling.

REFERENCES
[1]Sun M, Zhao YM, Gu Y, Xu C (2012). Therapeutic window of taurine against experimental stroke in rats. Transl Res. 160(3):223-9. PMID 22683413.
[2] van Stijn MF, Vermeulen MA, Siroen MP, Wong LN, van den Tol MP, Ligthart-Melis GC, Houdijk AP, van Leeuwen PA (2012). Human taurine metabolism: fluxes and fractional extraction rates of the gut, liver, and kidneys. Metabolism. 61(7):1036-40. PMID 22304837.

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Signal Word
Warning

Hazard Statements
H315; H319; H335

Precautionary Statements
P261; P264; P271; P280; P302+P352; P304+P340; P305+P351+P338; P312; P321; P332+P313; P337+P313; P362; P403+P233; P405; P501


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