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Sigma-Aldrich

Diisopropyl azodicarboxylate

98%

Synonym(s):
DIAD, Diisopropyl azodiformate
Linear Formula:
(CH3)2CHOOCN=NCOOCH(CH3)2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
202.21
Beilstein:
1912326
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.22

Quality Level

assay

98%

form

liquid

impurities

≤2% dichloromethane

refractive index

n20/D 1.420 (lit.)

bp

75 °C/0.25 mmHg (lit.)

density

1.027 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

CC(C)OC(=O)\N=N\C(=O)OC(C)C

InChI

1S/C8H14N2O4/c1-5(2)13-7(11)9-10-8(12)14-6(3)4/h5-6H,1-4H3/b10-9+

Inchi Key

VVWRJUBEIPHGQF-MDZDMXLPSA-N

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General description

Reacted with dioxaphosphorinanes and iron catalyst to generate rearranged phosphonium ylide products.

Application

Reactant for preparation of:
  • Chromenes resembling classical cannabinoids
  • MK-3281 inhibitor of the hepatitis C virus NS5B polymerase
  • Norbornene-based guanidine-rich polymers as mimcs of cell-penetrating peptides (CPP)
  • Analogues of the Pseudomonas aeruginosa quorum-sensing molecule N-(3-Oxododecanoyl)-l-homoserine lactone with immunosuppressive but non-LasR-inducing properties
  • Acceptor-donor-acceptor organic dyes for dye-sensitized solar cells
  • 1,3-dioxane-2-carboxylic acid derivatives as PPARα/γ dual agonists
  • Hydrazinophosphonates and hydrazinobisphosphonates via Mitsunobu and Arbuzov-type multicomponent application of the Morrison-Brunn-Huisgen betaine
Diisopropyl azodicarboxylate (DIAD) is a commonly used reagent in organic synthesis for the preparation of useful chemical intermediates. It is often used in the Mitsunobu and aza-Baylis-Hillman reaction. DIAD is also used as a selective deprotecting agent of N-benzyl groups.

Packaging

25, 100, 500 g in poly bottle
5 g in glass bottle

Signal Word

Warning

Hazard Classifications

Aquatic Chronic 2 - Carc. 2 - Eye Irrit. 2 - Skin Irrit. 2 - STOT SE 3

Target Organs

Respiratory system

Storage Class Code

10 - Combustible liquids

WGK

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

222.8 °F

Flash Point(C)

106 °C

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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J Miles Blackburn et al.
Organic letters, 19(21), 6012-6015 (2017-10-20)
A general approach to access sulfamate esters through preparation of sulfamic acid salts, subsequent activation with triphenylphosphine ditriflate, and nucleophilic trapping is disclosed. The method proceeds in modest to excellent yields to incorporate nucleophiles derived from aliphatic alcohols and phenols.
Petia Atanasova et al.
Nanomaterials (Basel, Switzerland), 9(5) (2019-05-30)
The robust, anisotropic tobacco mosaic virus (TMV) provides a monodisperse particle size and defined surface chemistry. Owing to these properties, it became an excellent bio-template for the synthesis of diverse nanostructured organic/inorganic functional materials. For selective mineralization of the bio-template
Jorge J Llibre-Guerra et al.
JAMA network open, 2(12), e1917126-e1917126 (2019-12-12)
The amyloid/tau/neurodegeneration (A/T/N) framework uses cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) levels of total tau (tTau) as a marker of neurodegeneration and CSF levels of phosphorylated tau 181 (pTau181) as a marker of tau tangles. However, it is unclear whether CSF levels of
Eun-Hye Kim et al.
International journal of molecular sciences, 21(10) (2020-05-28)
Cancer immunotherapy has been revolutionized by the development of monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) that inhibit interactions between immune checkpoint molecules, such as programmed cell-death 1 (PD-1), and its ligand PD-L1. However, mAb-based drugs have some drawbacks, including poor tumor penetration and
Aza-Baylis-Hillman reactions of diisopropyl azodicarboxylate or diethyl azodicarboxylate with acrylates and acrylonitrile
Shi M and Zhao G-L
Tetrahedron, 60(9), 2083-2089 (2004)

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