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Chemical Dithiothreitol

Name Dithiothreitol
CAS Type 1 Name 2,3-Butanediol, 1,4-dimercapto-, (R*,R*)-
Equivalent Terms Cleland Reagent | Cleland's Reagent | Clelands Reagent | Reagent, Cleland | Reagent, Cleland's | Sputolysin
CAS Registry Number 3483-12-3
Definition A reagent commonly used in biochemical studies as a protective agent to prevent the oxidation of SH (thiol) groups and for reducing disulphides to dithiols.
Structure Dithiothreitol
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MeSH® ID D004229
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  1-S-(3H)carboxymethyl-dithiothreitol
  dithiothreitol tetraacetate
  S-nitrosodithiothreitol