CHEBI:74537 - monothioglycerol

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ChEBI Name monothioglycerol
ChEBI ID CHEBI:74537
Definition A thiol that is glycerol in which one of the primary hydroxy groups is replaced by a thiol group.
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Formula C3H8O2S
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 108.15900
InChI InChI=1S/C3H8O2S/c4-1-3(5)2-6/h3-6H,1-2H2
InChIKey PJUIMOJAAPLTRJ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES OCC(O)CS
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): reducing agent
The element or compound in a reduction-oxidation (redox) reaction that donates an electron to another species.
Application(s): vulnerary
A drug used in treating and healing of wounds.
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Outgoing monothioglycerol (CHEBI:74537) has role reducing agent (CHEBI:63247)
monothioglycerol (CHEBI:74537) has role vulnerary (CHEBI:73336)
monothioglycerol (CHEBI:74537) is a propane-1,2-diols (CHEBI:26284)
monothioglycerol (CHEBI:74537) is a thiol (CHEBI:29256)
Incoming monothioglycerolipid (CHEBI:83703) has functional parent monothioglycerol (CHEBI:74537)
(R)-monothioglycerol (CHEBI:45619) is a monothioglycerol (CHEBI:74537)
IUPAC Name
3-sulfanylpropane-1,2-diol
Synonyms Sources
1-mercapto-2,3-propanediol ChemIDplus
1-mercaptoglycerol ChemIDplus
1-monothioglycerol ChemIDplus
1-thio-2,3-propanediol ChemIDplus
1-thioglycerol ChemIDplus
2,3-dihydroxypropanethiol ChemIDplus
3-mercapto-1,2-propanediol ChemIDplus
3-mercaptopropane-1,2-diol ChEBI
α-thiolglycerol ChemIDplus
monothioglycerin ChemIDplus
monothioglycerol ChemIDplus
thioglycerin ChemIDplus
thioglycerine ChemIDplus
thioglycerol ChemIDplus
Database Links Databases
3-Mercaptopropane-1,2-diol Wikipedia
CPD0-1951 MetaCyc
D05075 KEGG DRUG
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1732046 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
96-27-5 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
96-27-5 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
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Last Modified
11 November 2014