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Alfa Aesar™ Alloxan monohydrate, 98%

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar™ A1532422

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Catalog No. AAA1532422



Description

Description

Applications
Cytotoxic compound that causes oxidative base damage to nuclear DNAAlloxan monohydrate is used as a precursor to prepare purple dye murexide. It is also used in research models to induce diabetes and destroy beta cells. Further, it is a strong oxidizing agent and it forms a hemiacetal with its reduced reaction product dialuric acid.

Solubility
Soluble in water, ethanol, acetone, glacial acetic acid and methanol. Slightly soluble in chloroform, petroleum ether, toluene, ethyl acetate and acetic anhydride. Insoluble in ether.

Notes
Air sensitive. Store in a cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Specifications

Specifications

Alloxan monohydrate
100g
C4H4N2O5
5309394
barbituric acid, 5,5-dihydroxy, 2,4,6 1h,3h,5h-pyrimidinetrione, 5,5-dihydroxy, unii-o2aap9f8b6, 5,5-dihydroxybarbituric acid, ccris 5957, mesoxalylurea monohydrate, 2,4,5,6 1h,3h-pyrimidinetetrone hydrate, 5,5-dihydroxyperhydropyrimidinetrione, 5,5-dihydroxy-2,4,6 1h,3h,5h-pyrimidinetrione, o2aap9f8b6
C1(=O)C(C(=O)NC(=O)N1)(O)O
160.085
160.09 (142.07 Anhydrous)
~260°C (decomposition)
3237-50-1
MFCD00149399
14,282
ZIIHZVKHFWOENY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
5,5-dihydroxy-1,3-diazinane-2,4,6-trione
312231
98%

Chemical Identifiers

3237-50-1
160.085
ZIIHZVKHFWOENY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
312231
C1(=O)C(C(=O)NC(=O)N1)(O)O
C4H4N2O5
MFCD00149399
barbituric acid, 5,5-dihydroxy, 2,4,6 1h,3h,5h-pyrimidinetrione, 5,5-dihydroxy, unii-o2aap9f8b6, 5,5-dihydroxybarbituric acid, ccris 5957, mesoxalylurea monohydrate, 2,4,5,6 1h,3h-pyrimidinetetrone hydrate, 5,5-dihydroxyperhydropyrimidinetrione, 5,5-dihydroxy-2,4,6 1h,3h,5h-pyrimidinetrione, o2aap9f8b6
5,5-dihydroxy-1,3-diazinane-2,4,6-trione
Safety and Handling

Safety and Handling

RTECSNumber : UW0492000

TSCA : TSCA

Recommended Storage : 2° to 8°C

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