684-93-5: N-nitroso N methyl urea

N-nitroso N methyl urea (CAS No: 684-93-5) is a derivative of the N-nitroso compound which is an anti-biotic with diabetogenic, carcinogenic and as potent inducer of diabetes, antitumoractivity thought to act via alkylation of DNA and proteins.

Additional information

Catalogue No.

VE006104

CAS No.

684-93-5

Molecular Formula

C2H5N3O2

Molecular Weight

103.08

IUPAC Name

N-Methyl-N-nitroso Urea

References

Kröncke, Klaus-D., et al. “Nitric Oxide Generation during Cellular Metabolization of the Diabetogenic N-Mefhyl-N-Nitroso-Urea Streptozotozin Contributes to Islet Cell DNA Damage.” Biological Chemistry Hoppe-Seyler, vol. 376, no. 3, Jan. 1995, pp. 179–86, https://doi.org/10.1515/bchm3.1995.376.3.179.?

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In-stock