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Chemical Ethionine

Name Ethionine
CAS Type 1 Name L-Homocysteine, S-ethyl-
CAS Registry Number 13073-35-3
Definition 2-Amino-4-(ethylthio)butyric acid. An antimetabolite and methionine antagonist that interferes with amino acid incorporation into proteins and with cellular ATP utilization. It also produces liver neoplasms.
Structure Ethionine
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MeSH® ID D005001
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ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Sulfur Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Amino Acids, Sulfur Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Ethionine Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Ethionine Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  N-acetylethionine sulfoxide
  S-adenosylethionine
  vinthionine