4-Methylthiazole-5-carboxaldehyde is used as pharmaceutical intermediate.
Roland Barth; William R.Roush. Enantioselective synthesis of α-methylene-β-hydroxy carboxylic acid derivatives via a diastereoselective aldol/β-elimination sequence: Application to the C(15)-C(21) fragment of tedanolide C. Org. Lett. 2010, 12,(10), 2342-2345.
Hazard Statements: H315-H318-H335
Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye damage. May cause respiratory irritation.
Precautionary Statements: P260-P201-P280g-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Obtain special instructions before use. Wear protective gloves. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.