Catalogue number: D464500
Chemical name: 7,12-Dimethylbenz[a]anthracene
Synonyms: 9,10-Dimethyl-1,2-benzanthracene; 7,12-DMBA; DMBA; DMBA (Pharmaceutical); DMBAn; NSC 408823;
CAS Number: 57-97-6
Possible CAS #: NA
Molecular form.: C₂₀H₁₆
Appearance: Yellow Powder
Melting Point: 122-123°C
Mol. Weight: 256.34
Storage: Refrigerator, Under Inert Atmosphere
Solubility: Acetone, Chloroform, Ethanol, Ethyl Acetate, Toluene
Stability: No Data Available
Category: Aromatics, Mutagenesis Research Chemicals,
Boiling Point: No Data Available
Applications: 7,12-Dimethylbenz[a]anthracene is a highly potent carcinogen that is activated by microsomal enzymes to a diol epoxide metabolite that binds covalently to DNA in mammalian cells, leading ultimately to tumor induction.
Dangerous Goods Info: Not a dangerous good if item is equal too or less than 1g/ml and there is less than 100g in the package
References: Huggins, C., et al.: Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 58, 2253 (1967); Dipple, A., et al.: N. Cancer Res., 43, 4123 (1983)
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