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gamma-Glu-Cys

Catalog No.
B7887
Substrate used for the biosynthesis of L-glutathione by glutathione synthetase(s)
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10mg
$50.00
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50mg
$100.00
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Background

gamma-Glu-Cys (γ-Glu-Cys) is a substrate for biosynthesis of L-glutathione by glutathione synthetase. γ-Glu-Cys is produced by cleaving the Cys-Gly peptide bond of glutathione. It is also necessary for the formation of phytochelins, which are cysteine-rich thiol-reactive peptides[1].

Reference:

[1]. Anjum N A, Gill S S, Gill R, et al. Plant adaptation to environmental change: significance of amino acids and their derivatives. 2014.

Chemical Properties

Physical AppearanceA colorless oil
StorageStore at -20°C
M.Wt250.27
Cas No.636-58-8
FormulaC8H14N2O5S
Solubility≥25 mg/mL in H2O; ≥52 mg/mL in DMSO; ≥54.8 mg/mL in EtOH
Chemical Name(S)-2-amino-5-(((R)-1-carboxy-2-mercaptoethyl)amino)-5-oxopentanoic acid
SDFDownload SDF
Canonical SMILESN[[email protected]@](C(O)=O)([H])CCC(N[[email protected]@](C(O)=O)([H])CS)=O
Shipping ConditionShip with blue ice, or upon other requests.
General tipsFor obtaining a higher solubility, please warm the tube at 37°C and shake it in the ultrasonic bath for a while. We do not recommend long-term storage for the solution, please use it up soon.

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