Chloroacetamidine hydrochloride is used as a general pharmacophore in delineating characteristics of the amidinotransferase superfamily.
Ludwig Bauer.; Thomas L. Welsh. The Synthesis of Derivatives of α-Mercaptoamidines1,2. J. Org. Chem. 1962, 27, (12), 4382-4385.
Everett M. Stone.; Terezie H. Schaller.; Helena Bianchi.; ? Maria D. Person.; Walter Fast. Inactivation of Two Diverse Enzymes in the Amidinotransferase Superfamily by 2-Chloroacetamidine:? Dimethylargininase and Peptidylarginine Deiminase. Biochemistry. 1971, 44, (12), 13744-13752.
Hazard Statements: H314-H318-H317
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage. Causes serious eye damage. May cause an allergic skin reaction.
Precautionary Statements: P260u-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.