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Chemical Dithioerythritol

Name Dithioerythritol
CAS Type 1 Name 2,3-Butanediol, 1,4-dimercapto-, (R*,S*)-
Equivalent Terms 2,3-Dihydroxy-1,4-dithiolbutane | Dithioerythreitol
CAS Registry Number 6892-68-8
Definition A compound that, along with its isomer, Cleland's reagent (DITHIOTHREITOL), is used for the protection of sulfhydryl groups against oxidation to disulfides and for the reduction of disulfides to sulfhydryl groups.
Structure Dithioerythritol
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MeSH® ID D004226
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