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57280 Sigma-Aldrich

3-Indoleacetonitrile

purum, ≥96.0% (GC)

Synonym: (3-Indolyl)acetonitrile, 3-(Cyanomethyl)indole, IAN, Indolylacetonitrile, NSC 523272

  • CAS Number 771-51-7

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C10H8N2

  • Molecular Weight 156.18

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 125488

  •  EC Number 212-232-1

  •  MDL number MFCD00005628

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329758289

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Properties

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InChI Key   DMCPFOBLJMLSNX-UHFFFAOYSA-N
grade   purum
assay   ≥96.0% (GC)
bp   157-160 °C/0.2 mmHg(lit.)
mp   33-36 °C(lit.)
  33-36 °C
storage temp.   2-8°C

Description

Other Notes

Plant growth activator. Promotes callus growth and shoot formation in tobacco callus

Application

Reactant for preparation of:
• Tryptophan dioxygenase inhibitors pyridyl-ethenyl-indoles as potential anticancer immunomodulators
• Histone deacetylase inhibitors
• Potential kinase inhibitors
• Kv7/KCNQ potassium channel activators
• Kinesin-Specific MKLP-2 Inhibitor
• Pesticides
• Potential PET cancer imaging agents
• Agonists of the Farnesoid X Receptor (FXR) as atherosclerosis treatment
• Butyrylcholinesterase inhibitors
• Necroptosis inhibitors

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
AM0700000
Flash Point(F) 
233.6 °F
Flash Point(C) 
112 °C
Protocols & Articles

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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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