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The structure of a generic selenol group.

Selenols are organic compounds that contain the functional group with the connectivity C–Se–H. Selenols are sometimes also called selenomercaptans and selenothiols. Selenols are one of the principal classes of organoselenium compounds. The best known member is the amino acid selenocysteine.


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The structure of a generic selenol group.

Selenols are organic compounds that contain the functional group with the connectivity C–Se–H. Selenols are sometimes also called selenomercaptans and selenothiols. Selenols are one of the principal classes of organoselenium compounds. The best known member is the amino acid selenocysteine.


Selenol sections
Intro  Structure, bonding, properties  Applications and occurrence  Preparation  Reactions  Safety  References  

PREVIOUS: IntroNEXT: Structure, bonding, properties
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