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C3506 Sigma-Aldrich

Cytosine

≥99%

Synonym: 4-Amino-2-hydroxypyrimidine, 4-Aminopyrimidin-2-(1H)-one

  • CAS Number 71-30-7

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C4H5N3O

  • Molecular Weight 111.10

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 2637

  •  EC Number 200-749-5

  •  MDL number MFCD00006034

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24892620

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Properties

Related Categories Biochemicals and Reagents, Nucleosides, Nucleosides, Nucleotides, Oligonucleotides More...
InChI Key   OPTASPLRGRRNAP-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99%
mp   >300 °C (lit.)

Description

Application

Cytosine (C) is one of the four main bases found in DNA and RNA, along with adenine, guanine, and thymine (uracil in RNA). Cytosine reagent is used in a wide variety of research applications, as an enzyme substrate or precursor of effector molecules such as cytosine sugars.

Packaging

1, 5, 10, 25, 100 g in poly bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
UW7350150

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Origin

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

MSMLS Online Plate Map

Metabolite descriptors included with the software download upon purchase of the product include: Name, Parent CID, molecular formula, molecular weight, CAS, ChEBI, HMDB ID, PubChem Compound and Subst...
Keywords: Mass spectrometry, Metabolites

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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References

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