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Alfa Aesar™ Pyruvic aldehyde, 35-45% w/w aq. soln

$51.76 - $255.41

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Pyruvic aldehyde
CAS 78-98-8
Molecular Formula C3H4O2
Linear Formula CH3COCHO
Formula Weight 72.06g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00006960
Beilstein 906750
Merck Index 14,6081
Synonym Methylglyoxal; Pyruvaldehyde
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B24664-14
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Concentration 35 to 45% w/w aq. soln
Quantity 25g
Chemical Name or Material Pyruvic aldehyde
CAS 78-98-8
Molecular Formula C3H4O2
Linear Formula CH3COCHO
Formula Weight 72.06g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00006960
Beilstein 906750
Merck Index 14,6081
Synonym Methylglyoxal; Pyruvaldehyde
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H301-H341-H315-H319-H335
Toxic if swallowed.
Suspected of causing genetic defects.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P301+P310-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Pyruvic aldehyde is used in the synthesis and cytotoxicity evaluation of N-terminal analogues of tubulysin-U an antimitotic compound. Also used in the synthesis of imidazoles as potent calcitonin gene-related CGRP antagonists.

Solubility
Soluble in DMSO, water.

Notes
Air sensitive. Store under dry inert gas. Store away from oxidizing agents, air.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P301+P310-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H301-H341-H315-H319-H335
Toxic if swallowed.
Suspected of causing genetic defects.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.