Chemical Component Summary

Name BETA-MERCAPTOETHANOL
Identifiers 2-sulfanylethanol
Formula C2 H6 O S
Molecular Weight 78.133  g/mol
Type NON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILES OCCS
InChI InChI=1S/C2H6OS/c3-1-2-4/h3-4H,1-2H2
InChIKey DGVVWUTYPXICAM-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge 0
Atom Count 10
Chiral Atom Count 0
Chiral Atoms n/a
Bond Count 9
Aromatic Bond Count 0
Leaving Atoms n/a

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank ID DB03345   (Stereoisomeric match)
Name Beta-Mercaptoethanol
Groups experimental
Synonyms 2-Sulfhydryl-Ethanol
CAS number 60-24-2
Drug Info/Drug Targets: DrugBank 3.0: a comprehensive resource for 'omics' research on drugs. Knox C, Law V, Jewison T, Liu P, Ly S, Frolkis A, Pon A, Banco K, Mak C, Neveu V, Djoumbou Y, Eisner R, Guo AC, Wishart DS. Nucleic Acids Res. 2011 Jan; 39 (Database issue):D1035-41. | PMID: 21059682