The title compound, N-methyltaurine, C3H9NO 3S, was isolated from the marine sponge Xestospongia pacifica from Swain Reefs, Queensland. The crystal structure displays extensive N-H⋯O hydrogen bonding interactions between the amine H atoms and sulfonyl O atoms in the zwitterionic molecule.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Acta Crystallographica Section E: Structure Reports Online|
|Publication status||Published - 2003|
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