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Alfa Aesar™ Indole-5-carboxaldehyde, 98%

$58.31 - $223.00

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Indole-5-carboxaldehyde
CAS 1196-69-6
Molecular Formula C9H7NO
Formula Weight 145.16
MDL Number MFCD02093664
Synonym 5-Formylindole
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AAB2551703

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B2551703
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AAB2551706

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alfa aesar™
B2551706
5g Each for $223.00
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 145.16
Chemical Name or Material Indole-5-carboxaldehyde
Synonym 5-Formylindole
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C9H7NO
MDL Number MFCD02093664
CAS 1196-69-6
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Melting Point 96° to 100°C
Quantity 1g
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280g-P305+P351+P338
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

Applications
Indole-5-carboxaldehyde is used as a reactant in preparation of curcumin derivatives as anti-proliferative & anti-inflammatory agents; and in synthesis of para-para stilbenophanes by McMurry coupling. It is also used as a reactant in stereoselective synthesis of dibenzylideneacetone derivatives as β-amyloid imaging probes and in structure-based drug design of aurora kinase A inhibitors.

Solubility
Insoluble in water.

Notes
Air sensitive. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P280g-P305+P351+P338
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.