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A0500 Sigma-Aldrich

Acetamide

~99% (GC)

Synonym: Amide C2

  • CAS Number 60-35-5

  • Linear Formula CH3CONH2

  • Molecular Weight 59.07

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1071207

  •  EC Number 200-473-5

  •  MDL number MFCD00008023

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24278222

  •  NACRES NA.77

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Properties

Related Categories A to C, Acetylglucosaminidase, beta-N-, Biochemicals and Reagents, Core Bioreagents, Enzyme Inhibitors,
Quality Level   200
biological source   synthetic
vapor pressure   1 mmHg ( 65 °C)
assay   ~99% (GC)
form   powder or crystals
bp   221 °C (lit.)
mp   78-80 °C (lit.)
solubility   water: 0.2 g/L, clear, colorless
SMILES string   CC(N)=O
InChI   1S/C2H5NO/c1-2(3)4/h1H3,(H2,3,4)
InChI key   DLFVBJFMPXGRIB-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Gene Information   rat ... Ggt1(116568)

Description

General description

Acetamide based derivatives are potential anti-microbial, antifungal agents, used as disinfectants. Cigarette smoking triggers acetamide release. It is a minor by-product of paracetamol degradation. Acetamide is carcinogenic in rats.

Application

Acetamide has been used:
• for the induction of recombinant protein in M. smegmatis
• as a component of acetamide medium for fungal selection
• in quenching experiment in mice tissue samples

Packaging

1 g in poly tube

100, 500 g in poly bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS08  GHS08
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN 3077 9 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
RTECS 
AB4025000
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

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Protocols & Articles

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