Catalogue number: H943510
Chemical name: 5-Hydroxyindole
Synonyms: 1H-Indol-5-ol; Indol-5-ol; 5-Hydroxy-1H-indole; NSC 87503;
CAS Number: 1953-54-4
Possible CAS #: NA
Molecular form.: C₈H₇NO
Appearance: Brown Solid
Melting Point: 106-108°C
Mol. Weight: 133.15
Storage: Refrigerator
Solubility: DMSO (Slightly), Methanol (Slightly)
Stability: No Data Available
Category: Aromatics, Heterocycles, Indole Derivatives, Pharmaceuticals, Intermediates & Fine Chemicals,
Boiling Point: No Data Available
Applications: 5-Hydroxyindole is a hydroxylated indole used as a building block in the preparation of various pharmaceutical compounds such as indole based neurochemicals. 5-Hydroxyindole is a metabolite of Tryptophan (T894800). 5-Hydroxyindole displayed weak inhibitory activity on human melanoma tyrosinase. 5-Hydroxyindole also showed inhibition of serotonin transport by blood platelets.
Dangerous Goods Info: NA
References: Yamazaki, Y. et al.: Zeitsch. Naturforsch. C: J. Biosci., 65, 49 (2010); Kay, W.W. et al.: Gen. Pharmacol., 8, 201 (1977); Ghebregzabher, M. et al.: J. Chrom. Biomed. Appl., 222, 191 (1981);
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