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Pantetheine
Pantetheine structure.png
IUPAC name
Other names (R)-Pantetheine
Identifiers
CAS number 496-65-1
PubChem 439322
SMILES
ChemSpider ID 466
Properties
Molecular formula C11H22N2O4S
Molar mass 278.369 g/mol
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C, 100 kPa)
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Pantetheine is the cysteamine amide analogue of pantothenic acid (vitamin B5). The dimer of this compound, pantethine is more commonly known, and is considered to be a more potent form of vitamin B5 than pantothenic acid. Pantetheine is an intermediate in the production of coenzyme A by the body.

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