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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/REAXYS Number 102364

  •  EC Number 202-592-8

  •  MDL number MFCD00005260

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329748141

  •  NACRES NA.22

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Properties

Related Categories Aliphatic Compounds, Building Blocks, Cell Biology, Chemical Synthesis, Heterocyclic Building Blocks,
Quality Level   100
assay   ≥98.0% (N)
form   powder
ign. residue   ≤0.2%
mp   230 °C (dec.) (lit.)
SMILES string   NC(=O)NC1NC(=O)NC1=O
InChI   1S/C4H6N4O3/c5-3(10)6-1-2(9)8-4(11)7-1/h1H,(H3,5,6,10)(H2,7,8,9,11)
InChI key   POJWUDADGALRAB-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

Application

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

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.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
RTECS 
YT1600000
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

MSMLS Online Plate Map

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OAMLS Online Plate Map

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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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