Alfa Aesar™ 6-Mercaptopurine monohydrate, 98%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A12197-06

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Catalog No. AAA1219706

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    Chemical Identifiers

    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
    Chemical Name or Material 6-Mercaptopurine monohydrate

    Specifications

    Melting Point ≈315°C (dec.)
    Quantity 5g
    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
    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
    Chemical Name or Material 6-Mercaptopurine monohydrate
    Assay 98%

    Description

    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.

    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.

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