Alfa Aesar™ 6-Mercaptopurine monohydrate, 98%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A12197-03

6-MERCAPTOPURINE 1-HYDRDRATE, 97%,1G

UNSPSC: 12352005

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 6112-76-1 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 1g

Product Code. 11474853

Quantity Price
1 £ 13.25 / 1g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 12-12-2016
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 6-Mercaptopurine monohydrate
CAS 6112-76-1
Molecular Formula C5H4N4S·H2O
Formula Weight 170.19g/mol (152.17g/mol Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD03854445
Beilstein 4012091
Merck Index 14,5871
Synonym 6-Purinethiol monohydrate

Specification

Melting Point ≈315°C (dec.)
Quantity 1g
Chemical Name or Material 6-Mercaptopurine monohydrate
CAS 6112-76-1
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C5H4N4S·H2O
Formula Weight 170.19g/mol (152.17g/mol Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD03854445
Beilstein 4012091
Merck Index 14,5871
Synonym 6-Purinethiol monohydrate
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H341-H361-H302
Suspected of causing genetic defects.
Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child.
Harmful if swallowed.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P281-P264-P301+P312-P308+P313-P405-P501a
Use personal protective equipment as required.
Wash thoroughly after handling.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECS Number UP0400000

Applications
6-Mercaptopurine is a widely used antileukemic agent that inhibits de novopurine synthesis through incorporation of thiopurine methyltransferase metabolites into DNA and RNA. It is also an antitumor agent and induces apoptosis.

Solubility
Soluble in dilute solutions of alkali hydroxides, hot alcohol, and 1 N NaOH (50 mg/ml). Insoluble in water.

Notes
Store in cool, dry place, in well sealed container. Store away from oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS H Statement
H341-H361-H302
Suspected of causing genetic defects.
Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child.
Harmful if swallowed.

GHS P Statement
P281-P264-P301+P312-P308+P313-P405-P501a
Use personal protective equipment as required.
Wash thoroughly after handling.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.