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    The molecule of the day is: Methionine

    Methionine, like cysteine, is an important sulpher bearing amino acid in protein, which can also play an crucial role in the biochemical pathways of the cell, such as in methylation. It can also be oxidized, and this property may be utilized by the cell to detect oxidative stress, because oxidation of the methionine is likely to alter the structure and properties of proteins. Methionine tends to be buried in near the hydrophobic core of the protein, but upon oxidation, it is more likely to be exposed to the aqueous solution. It's flexible side chain makes a unique contribution to the structure of the hydrophobic core, and it functions in protein-protein recognition interactions as well.

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    other names: 3320 63-68-3 C00073 L-2-Amino-4methylthiobutyric acid L-Methionine Methionine

    Canonical SMILES: S(C)CCC(N)C(=O)O

    related molecule names:
    58569-55-4 C11684 MET-enkephalin Methionine enkephalin 29908-03-0 Acylcarnitine C00019 S-Adenosyl-L-methionine S-Adenosylmethionine 63-68-3 C00073 L-2-Amino-4methylthiobutyric acid L-Methionine Methionine 348-67-4 C00855 D-2-Amino-4-(methylthio)butyric acid D-Methionine 2-Amino-4-(methylthio)butyric acid 59-51-8 C01733 Methionine 65-82-7 C02712 N-Acetylmethionine 3226-65-1 C02989 L-Methionine S-oxide C03023 Peptide-L-methionine 4289-98-9 C03145 N-Formyl-L-methionine C03172 S-Methyl-L-methionine 15985-39-4 C03510 L-Methionine sulfoximine 2S,5S-Methionine sulfoximine C03829 C03895 Peptide-L-methionine (S)-S-oxide 1115-84-0 C04078 Methylmethionine sulfonium chloride Methylmethionine sulfonium salt Vitamin U 1464-42-2 C05335 Selenomethionine C05690 Se-Methylselenomethionine C05691 Se-Adenosylselenomethionine C05708 Selenomethionine se-oxide 454-41-1 Butanoic acid, 2-amino-4-(methylsulfinyl)- Butyric acid, 2-amino-4-(methylsulfinyl)- DL-Methionine sulfoxide Methionine sulfoxide Methionine, S-oxide NSC3084 SQ 2292 1115-47-5 Acetyl-DL-methionine DL-Methionine, N-acetyl- Methionine, N-acetyl-, DL- N-Acetyl-DL-methionine NSC7633 dl-Acetylmethionine (.+-.)-Methionine .alpha.-Amino-.gamma.-methylmercaptobutyric acid 59-51-8 Acimetion Banthionine Cynaron DL-2-Amino-4-(methylthio)butanoic acid DL-2-Amino-4-(methylthio)butyric acid DL-Methionine Dyprin Lobamine Meonine Mertionin Methilanin Methionine Methionine, DL- Metione NSC9241 Neston Thiomedon Urimeth 5464-31-3 DL-Methionine, N-(2-cyanoethyl)- N-(2-Cyanoethyl)-DL-methionine NSC15836 WLN: NC2MYVQ2S1 5464-40-4 DL-Methionine, N,N-bis(2-cyanoethyl)- NSC15846 WLN: NC2N2CN&YVQ2S1 .alpha.-Amino-.gamma.-methylmercaptobutyric acid .gamma.-Methylthio-.alpha.-aminobutyric acid 2-Amino-4-(methylthio)butyric acid 2-Amino-4-methylthiobutanoic acid 63-68-3 Butanoic acid, 2-amino-4-(methylthio)-, (S)- Butyric acid, 2-amino-4-(methylthio)- Cymethion L(-)-Amino-.gamma.-methylthiobutyric acid L-(-)-Methionine L-.alpha.-Amino-.gamma.-methylmercaptobutyric acid L-.gamma.-Methylthio-.alpha.-aminobutyric acid L-Methionine METHIONINE,L- Met Methionine Methionine, L- NSC22946 S-Methionine WLN: QVYZ2S1 -L 4434-61-1 DL-Methionine, N-[(phenylmethoxy)carbonyl]- DL-N-Benzyloxycarbonylmethionine Methionine, N-carboxy-, N-benzyl ester, DL- N-Carbobenzoxy-DL-methionine NSC43132 348-67-4 D-Methionine Methionine, D- NSC45689 R-Methionine Methionine sulfoximine NSC49169 4434-61-1 DL-Methionine, N-[(phenylmethoxy)carbonyl]- DL-N-Benzyloxycarbonylmethionine Methionine, N-carboxy-, N-benzyl ester, DL- N-Carbobenzoxy-DL-methionine NSC59864 820-10-0 Butanoic acid, 2-amino-4-(methylsulfonyl)-, (.+-.)- Butyric acid, 2-amino-4-(methylsulfonyl)-, DL- D,L-Methionine sulfone DL-Methionine sulfone NSC62968 Hydantoic acid, L-5,5-bis(2-chloroethyl)-2-[2-(methylthio)ethyl]-, ethyl ester L-Methionine, N-[[bis(2-chloroethyl)amino]carbonyl]-, ethyl ester NSC70633 62625-13-2 DL-Methionine, N-[(2,4-dichlorophenoxy)acetyl]- NSC87887 62625-13-2 DL-Methionine, N-[(2,4-dichlorophenoxy)acetyl]- NSC225214 Chloroacetyl-DL-.beta.-hydroxyhomomethionine A NSC270566 Chloroacetyl-DL-.beta.-hydroxyhomomethionine B NSC270703 (+-)-Methionine 59-51-8 AI3-18475 Acimetion Banthionine CCRIS 3717 Cynaron DL-2-Amino-4-(methylthio)-butyric acid DL-2-Amino-4-(methylthio)butanoic acid DL-METHIONINE DL-Methioninum Dyprin EINECS 200-432-1 FEMA No. 3301 Lobamine Meonine Mertionin Methilanin Methionine Methionine DL- Methionine, amorphous Metione NSC 9241 Neston Pedameth Racemethionine Racemethionine [USAN] Urimeth alpha-Amino-gamma-(methylthio)butyric acid alpha-Amino-gamma-methylmercaptobutyric acid alpha-Amino-gamma-methylmercaptobutyric acid (VAN) (L)-Methionine (S)-2-Amino-4-(methylthio)butanoic acid 2-Amino-4-(methylthio)butyric acid, (S)- 2-Amino-4-methylthiobutanoic acid (S)- 24425-78-3 63-68-3 7005-18-7 Butanoic acid, 2-amino-4-(methylthio)-, (S)- CCRIS 5528 CCRIS 5536 Cymethion EINECS 200-562-9 HSDB 4317 L(-)-Amino-gamma-methylthiobutyric acid L-(-)-Methionine L-Homocysteine, S-methyl- L-Methionine L-Methioninum L-alpha-Amino-gamma-methylmercaptobutyric acid L-alpha-Amino-gamma-methylthiobutyric acid L-gamma-Methylthio-alpha-aminobutyric acid Liquimeth MET METHIONINE, L- Methilanin Methionine Methionine (VAN) Methionine [USAN:INN] Methioninum [INN-Latin] Metionina [DCIT] NSC 22946 Neo-methidin S-Methionine Toxin WAR (Bacillus thuringiensis strain PS205C) h-Met-h 10402-93-4 4-04-00-03205 (Beilstein Handbook Reference) 65-82-7 98672-82-3 Acetyl-L-methionine BRN 1725552 CCRIS 5537 EINECS 200-617-7 L-(N-Acetyl)methionine L-Methionine, N-acetyl- METHIONINE, N-ACETYL- Methionamine Methionine, N-acetyl-, L- Methionine, N-acetyl-, L- (8CI) N-Acetyl-L-methionine N-Acetylmethionine NSC 118514 Thiomedon (R)-Methionine 348-67-4 D-Methionine D-Metionien [Australian] EINECS 206-483-6 METHIONINE, D- Methionine D- NSC 45689 485-80-3 S-ADENOSYLMETHIONINE (RS)-3-Hydroxy-4-(methylthio)buttersaeure 110518-19-9 120-91-2 14676-91-6 2-HYDROXY-4-(METHYLTHIO)BUTANOIC 2-Hydroxy-4-(methylthio)butanoic acid 2-Hydroxy-4-(methylthio)butyric acid 23597-90-2 4857-44-7 583-91-5 96661-25-5 Alimet Butanoic acid, 2-hydroxy-4-(methylthio)- Butyric acid, 2-hydroxy-4-(methylthio)- DL-2-Hydroxy-4-methylthiobuttersaeure Desmeninol [INN] EINECS 209-523-0 HSDB 5700 MHA MHA acid MHA-FA Methionine hydroxy analog alpha-Hydroxy-gamma-(methylmercapto)butyric acid alpha-Hydroxy-gamma-(methylthio)butyric acid alpha-Hydroxy-gamma-methylmercaptobutyric acid gamma-(Methylthio)-alpha-hydroxybutyric acid

    pdb file:3320.pdb
    CAS: 63-68-3

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