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Chemical Indican

Name Indican
CAS Type 1 Name 1H-Indol-3-ol, hydrogen sulfate (ester)
Equivalent Terms 1H-Indol-3-ol Hydrogen Sulfate Ester | Indican Monopotassium Salt | Indican Monosodium Salt | Indoxyl Sulfate | Monopotassium Salt, Indican | Monosodium Salt, Indican | Sulfate, Indoxyl
CAS Registry Number 487-94-5
Definition A substance occurring in the urine of mammals and also in blood plasma as the normal metabolite of tryptophan. An increased urinary excretion of indican is seen in Hartnup disease from the bacterial degradation of unabsorbed tryptophan.
Structure Indican
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MeSH® ID D007200
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ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, 2-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Indoles Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Indican Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Indican Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  indoxylglucopyranoside