Taurine

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Synonyms 2-Aminoethanesulfonic acid; 2-Aminoethylsulfonic acid; NSC 32428
Product Type Chemical
Properties
Formula C2H7NO3S
MW 125.14
CAS 107-35-7
Purity Chemicals ≥99% (HPLC)
Appearance White crystals.
Solubility Soluble in water.
Identity Determined by NMR.
Declaration Manufactured by Chemodex.
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Short Term Storage +20°C
Long Term Storage +20°C
Handling Advice Protect from light and moisture.
Use/Stability Stable for at least 2 years after receipt when stored at +20°C.
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Organic acid found in animal tissues. Major constituent of bile. Non-selective endogenous agonist at glycine receptors. Has many biological roles such as conjugation of bile acids, antioxidation, osmoregulation, membrane stabilization and modulation of calcium signaling, brain development and in the enhancement of bile flow and cholesterol clearance by the liver. It is essential for cardiovascular function, and development and function of skeletal muscle, the retina and the central nervous system. Antioxidant. Inhibitor of lipid peroxidation. Shows anti-inflammatory and anti-obesity activities. Used in cosmetics due to its antifibrotic properties and maintaining skin hydration.

Product References

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