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05670 Sigma-Aldrich

Allantoin

≥98.0% (N)

Synonym: 5-Ureidohydantoin, Glyoxylic(acid) diureide, NSC 7606

  • CAS Number 97-59-6

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C4H6N4O3

  • Molecular Weight 158.12

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 102364

  •  EC Number 202-592-8

  •  MDL number MFCD00005260

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24845863

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Properties

Related Categories Aliphatic Compounds, Building Blocks, Cell Biology, Chemical Synthesis, Heterocyclic Building Blocks,
InChI Key   POJWUDADGALRAB-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥98.0% (N)
form   powder
ign. residue   ≤0.2%
mp   230 °C (dec.)(lit.)

Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

Purine metabolite via the uric acid pathway. Uric acid also reacts with free radicals to produce allantoin, thus allantoin may be a useful biomarker for oxidative stress.

Other Notes

Same product — same quality — now Sigma-Aldrich brand

Application

Reactant for:
Synthesis of Mannich bases for use as antibacterial agents
Synthesis of sulofenur analogs for use as antitumor agents

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Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
YT1600000

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Protocols & Articles

Articles

MSMLS Online Plate Map

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Keywords: Mass spectrometry, Metabolites

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