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Alfa Aesar™ 6-Mercaptopurine monohydrate, 98%

$31.55 - $347.88

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 6-Mercaptopurine monohydrate
CAS 6112-76-1
Molecular Formula C5H4N4S·H2O
Formula Weight 170.19 (152.17 Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD03854445
Beilstein 4012091
Merck Index 14,5871
Synonym 6-Purinethiol monohydrate
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AAA1219703

 
alfa aesar™
A1219703
1g Each for $31.55

AAA1219706

 
alfa aesar™
A1219706
5g Each for $94.66

AAA1219714

 
alfa aesar™
A1219714
25g Each for $347.88
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 170.19 (152.17 Anhydrous)
Chemical Name or Material 6-Mercaptopurine monohydrate
Molecular Formula C5H4N4S·H2O
MDL Number MFCD03854445
CAS 6112-76-1
Melting Point ≈315°C (dec.)
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H341-H361-H302
Suspected of causing genetic defects.
Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child.
Harmful if swallowed.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P281-P264-P301+P312-P308+P313-P405-P501a
Use personal protective equipment as required.
Wash thoroughly after handling.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECS Number UP0400000
Assay 98%
Beilstein 4012091
Merck Index 14,5871
Synonym 6-Purinethiol monohydrate
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Quantity 1g

Applications
6-Mercaptopurine is a widely used antileukemic agent that inhibits de novopurine synthesis through incorporation of thiopurine methyltransferase metabolites into DNA and RNA. It is also an antitumor agent and induces apoptosis.

Solubility
Soluble in dilute solutions of alkali hydroxides, hot alcohol, and 1 N NaOH (50 mg/ml). Insoluble in water.

Notes
Store in cool, dry place, in well sealed container. Store away from oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P281-P264-P301+P312-P308+P313-P405-P501a
Use personal protective equipment as required.
Wash thoroughly after handling.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H341-H361-H302
Suspected of causing genetic defects.
Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child.
Harmful if swallowed.