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14453 Sigma-Aldrich

2,2′-Bipyridyl

≥98.0% (NT)

Synonym: 2,2′-Bipyridine, 2,2′-Dipyridine, 2,2′-Dipyridyl

  • CAS Number 366-18-7

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C10H8N2

  • Molecular Weight 156.18

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 113089

  •  EC Number 206-674-4

  •  MDL number MFCD00006212

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329750479

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Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

Metalloprotease inhibitor, high-affinity chelator of iron; may inhibit Fe2+ containing enzymes at 10−8 M.

Application

2,2′-Bipyridyl has been used in the preparation of:
• Polyvinylchloride with thioxanthone moieties, which can be employed as photoinitiator in photopolymerization.
• A novel block polymer that can form polymeric micelles for drug delivery.
• As a ligand to prepare cyclometalated iridium(III) complexes.

General description

2,2′-Bipyridyl is a symmetrical bipyridine commonly used as a neutral ligand for the complexation with metal ions. The molecule is planar with trans-conformation and crystallizes in the monoclinic crystal system.

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Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS06  GHS06
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN 2811 6.1 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
DW1750000
Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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