S-methylcysteine sulfoxide

S-methylcysteine sulfoxide

the naturally occurring substance in plants of family Brassicaceae which is metabolized in the rumen and converted to dimethyldisulfide, the hemolytic agent. Called also SMCO.
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However, glucosinolates and S-methylcysteine sulfoxide also account for what some consider kale's bitter and unpleasant flavor.