2-Imino-4-thiobiuret is used in the design and synthesis of guanylthiourea derivatives which are potential inhibitors of plasmodium falciparum dihydrofolate reductase enzyme. 2-Imino-4-thiobiuret is also used as a reagent in recyclization reactions of N-arylmaleimides with polynucleophilic compounds.
Soluble in water (70g/L).
Store in cool, dry place in tightly closed container. Store away from oxidizing agent.
|160° to 168°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child.
Harmful if swallowed.
GHS P Statement
Wear protective gloves/clothing.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECSNumber : YR8250000