y-Glu-Cys is an intermediate in glutathione (GSH) synthesis.{48995} It is formed by ATP-dependent condensation of cysteine and glutamate by y-glutamylcysteine synthetase. y-Glu-Cys is also an essential component of phytochelatins, the heavy metal detoxifying enzymes in plants.{48996}
Specifications
Size
25 mg
Supplier
Cayman Chemical
Shipping & storage
Shipping condition
Dry Ice
Storage temperature
-20°C