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M4016 Sigma-Aldrich

Methyl methanesulfonate

~99% (GC)

Synonym: Methanesulfonic acid methyl ester

  • CAS Number 66-27-3

  • Linear Formula CH3SO3CH3

  • Molecular Weight 110.13

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1098586

  •  EC Number 200-625-0

  •  MDL number MFCD00007557

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24896897

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Properties

InChI Key   MBABOKRGFJTBAE-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ~99% (GC)
refractive index   n20/D 1.414 (lit.)
bp   202-203 °C(lit.)
density   1.3 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

Description

Principle

DNA adduct; adds methyl groups to DNA at 7-guanine preferentially, but also 3-adenine and 3-guanine.

Other Notes

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN 2810 6.1 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
PB2625000
Flash Point(F) 
219.2 °F
Flash Point(C) 
104 °C

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

DNA Damage and Repair

Damage to cellular DNA is involved in mutagenesis and the development of cancer. The DNA in a human cell undergoes several thousand to a million damaging events per day, generated by both external (e...
Keywords: AGE, Alkylations, Apoptosis, Biochemistry, Cancer, Carcinogens, Catalysis, Clinical, DNA replication, Deaminations, Degradations, Eliminations, Environmental, Enzymology, Gene expression, Genetic, Infrared spectroscopy, Metabolites, Methylations, Mutagens, Oncology, Oxidations, Polymorphisms, Rearrangements, Recombination, Substitutions, Transcription, transformation

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