OBO ID: CHEBI:79057
Term Name: hercynylcysteine sulfoxide Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (2S)-3-(2-{[(2R)-2-amino-2-carboxyethyl]sulfinyl}-1H-imidazol-4-yl)-2-(trimethylazaniumyl)propanoate
Definition: A L-histidine derivative which is an intermediate in the synthesis of ergothioneine, a compound found in certain fungi and mycobacteria.
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Ontology: Chebi
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