Sodium dodecyl sulfate (SDS or NaDS), sodiumlaurilsulfate or sodium laurel sulfate (SLS) is an organic compound with the formula CH3(CH2)11OSO3Na. It is an anionic surfactant used in many cleaning and hygiene products.
- Initially named "kallikrein inactivator, Aprotinin was first isolated from cow parotid glands in 1930. As a pancreatic enzyme inhibitor, it was initially used in the treatment for acute pancreatitis, a condition in which the destruction of the gland by its own enzymes is thought to be part of the pathogenesis. Bovine pancreatic trypsin inhibitor (BPTI) is one of the most thoroughly...