ENU – ethyl nitrosourea

Name
WID ENU View in model
Name ethyl nitrosourea View in model
Traditional name 1-ethyl-1-nitrosourea
IUPAC name 1-ethyl-1-nitrosourea
Cross references ChEBI: 23995, PubChem: 85240160
 
Classification
Type alkylating_agent_ethylation View in model
 
Structure
Empirical formula (pH 7.5) H7C3N3O2
SMILES (pH 7.5) CCN(C(=O)N)N=O
Charge (pH 7.5) 0
Is hydrophobic False View in model
Molecular weight (Da) 117.11 View in model
van der Waals volume 
(pH 7.5; Å3 molecule‑1)
102.07
logP -0.170
logD (pH 7.5) -0.170
 
Function
Reaction participant View in model
 
Comments
Comments SN1 DNA methylating agent [PUB_0467]
References
  1. Beranek DT. Distribution of methyl and ethyl adducts following alkylation with monofunctional alkylating agents. Mutat Res 231, 11-30 (1990). WholeCell: PUB_0467, PubMed: 2195323

 
Metadata
Created 2012-10-01 15:06:56
Last updated 2012-10-01 15:12:07