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Uracil, 99+%

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar A1557018

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Catalog No. AAA1557018


 

Description

Description

Applications
Uracil is produced by hydrolysis of nucleic acid and used in biochemical research. It serves as a allosteric regulator and coenzyme for reactions in the human body and in plants. It reacts with fluorine to get 5-fluorouracil, which is an anticancer drug. Further, it is used in drug delivery and in pharmaceuticals. In addition to this, it is used in the synthesis of caffeine and in the determination of microbial contamination of tomatoes.

Solubility
Soluble in water, aqueous ammonia, 1M sodium hydroxide solution and alkalies. Insoluble in ethanol and ether.

Notes
Incompatible with water, air and strong oxidizing agents.
Specifications

Specifications

Uracil
≥99%
C4H4N2O2
606623
ISAKRJDGNUQOIC-UHFFFAOYSA-N
1H-pyrimidine-2,4-dione
1174
112.09
66-22-8
≥99%
MFCD00006016
14,9850
C1=CNC(=O)NC1=O
112.088
CHEBI:17568
50g

Chemical Identifiers

66-22-8
112.088
ISAKRJDGNUQOIC-UHFFFAOYSA-N
CHEBI:17568
C4H4N2O2
MFCD00006016
1174
Safety and Handling

Safety and Handling

RTECSNumber : YQ8650000

TSCA : TSCA

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