Methyl 2-cyanoisonicotinate can be used in the synthesis of various pharmaceutical and biologically active compounds, such as tetra substituted imidazolines as potent and selective neuropeptide Y (NPY) Y5 receptor antagonists.
Sato, N. et al. Discovery of Tetrasubstituted Imidazolines as Potent and Selective Neuropeptide Y Y5 Receptor Antagonists: Reduced Human Ether-a-go-go Related Gene Potassium Channel Binding Affinity and Potent Antiobesity Effect. J. Med. Chem. 2009, 52(10), 3385-3396.
Mentions de danger (UE): H302-H312-H332-H315-H319-H335
Harmful if swallowed. Harmful in contact with skin. Harmful if inhaled. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.
Mentions de prudence: P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. 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.