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A14389 6-Azauracil, 98%

CAS Number
461-89-2
Synonyms
1,2,4-Triazine-3,5(2H,4H)-dione

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
A14389-06 5g 51.10
A14389-14 25g 195.00
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6-Azauracil, 98%

MDL
MFCD00006456
EINECS
207-318-0

Chemical Properties

Formula
C3H3N3O2
Formula Weight
113.08
Melting point
274-282°
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Partly soluble in water, ethanol, DMSO, and 1 M NH4OH (50 mg/ml).

Applications

6-Azauracil (6-AU) is used as a growth inhibitor of various microorganisms via depletion of intracellular GTP and UTP nucleotide pools. 6-Azauracil has been widely used in investigations on modulation of transcription, especially in yeast models.

Notes

Store away from oxidizing agents. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition.

Literature References

Françoise Exinger and François Lacroute. 6-Azauracil inhibition of GTP biosynthesis in Saccharomyces cerevisiae.Current Genetics.,1992,22(1), 9-11.

J. Škoda.; V. F. Hess and F. Šorm. Production of 6-azauracil riboside by Escherichia coli growing in the presence of 6-azauracil.Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun.,1957,22(4), 1330-1333.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H301-H315-H319-H335-H361d

Toxic if swallowed. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation. Suspected of damaging the unborn child.

Precautionary Statements: P201-P202-P261-P264b-P270-P271-P280i-P281-P301+P310-P302+P352-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P308+P313-P330-P332+P313-P337+P313-P362-P501c

Obtain special instructions before use. Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood. Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Wear eye/face protection. Use personal protective equipment as required. IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician. IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention. Rinse mouth. If skin irritation occurs: If eye irritation persists: Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

Other References

Beilstein
116472
Hazard Class
6.1
Packing Group
II
Harmonized Tariff Code
2933.69
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
XY7700000

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