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112968 Sigma-Aldrich

Methylhydroquinone

99%

Synonym: Toluhydroquinone

  • CAS Number 95-71-6

  • Linear Formula CH3C6H3-1,4-(OH)2

  • Molecular Weight 124.14

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 2041489

  •  EC Number 202-443-7

  •  MDL number MFCD00002345

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24847123

  •  NACRES NA.22

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Properties

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assay   99%
autoignition temp.   851 °F
mp   128-130 °C (lit.)
SMILES string   Cc1cc(O)ccc1O
InChI   1S/C7H8O2/c1-5-4-6(8)2-3-7(5)9/h2-4,8-9H,1H3
InChI key   CNHDIAIOKMXOLK-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

General description

Methylhydroquinone is produced by the oxidation of o-cresol by the mutants G103S, G103S/A107G, and G103S/A107T.

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

250 g in poly bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Methylhydroquinone (Toluquinol) inhibits the growth of endothelial and tumor cells in culture in the micromolar range and is a promising drug candidate in the treatment of cancer and other angiogenesis-related pathologies.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
2
RTECS 
MX6700000
Flash Point(F) 
341.6 °F
Flash Point(C) 
172 °C

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Certificate of Origin (COO)

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Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
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References

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