OBO ID: CHEBI:143170
Term Name: aldrithiol Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 2,2'-dipyridyl disulfide
  • 2,2'-dipyridyldisulphide
  • 2,2'-disulfanediyldipyridine
  • 2,2'-dithiobis(pyridine)
  • 2,2'-dithiobis-pyridine
  • 2,2'-dithiobispyridine
  • 2,2'-dithiodipyridine
  • 2,2'-pyridine disulfide
  • 2-dipyridyl disulfide
  • 2-pyridinyl disulfide
  • aldrithiol
  • aldrithiol-2
  • bis(2-pyridyl)disulfide
  • di(2-pyridyl)disulfide
Definition: A member of the class of pyridines that is pyridine which is substituted by a pyridin-2-yldisulfanediyl group at position 2. It is a reagent used in molecular biology as an oxidizing agent. Also used in peptide synthesis and for detecting thiols.
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Ontology: Chebi
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