Product: L-Methionine-d3
Catalog Number: D1145
CAS Number: 13010-53-2
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Molecular Weight: 152.23
Structure: L-Methionine-d<sub>3</sub>
Category: Labeled Amino Acids and Derivatives
Literature References:

 Bigelow, D. J.; Squier, T. C. "Redox modulation of cellular signaling and metabolism through reversible oxidation of methionine sensors in calcium regulatory proteins". Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Proteins and Proteomics, 2005, 1703 (2): 121–34.; Gomez, J; Caro, P; Sanchez, I; Naudi, A; Jove, M; Portero-Otin, M; Lopez-Torres, M; Pamplona, R; Barja, G. "Effect of methionine dietary supplementation on mitochondrial oxygen radical generation and oxidative DNA damage in rat liver and heart". Journal of bioenergetics and biomembranes, 2009, 41 (3): 309–21.

Applications: A labeled essential amino acid that codes for the initiation codon AUG. Indicates mRNA's coding region where translation into protein begins. Required for growth and tissue repair. Improves the tone and pliability of skin, hair, and strengthens nails. Protects cells from pollutants and slows cells from aging. Necessary for the absorption of selenium and zinc. Also chelates heavy metals.