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FORMYL GROUP
 
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FOR
  •   Chemical Component Summary   Hide
    Name FORMYL GROUP
    Identifiers formaldehyde
    methanal
    Formula C H2 O
    Molecular Weight 30.03 g/mol
    Type non-polymer
    Isomeric SMILES
    InChI
    InChI key WSFSSNUMVMOOMR-UHFFFAOYSA-N
     
  •   Drug Info: DrugBank Hide
    DrugBank ID DB03843   (Stereoisomeric match)
    Name Formaldehyde
    Groups experimental
    Description A highly reactive aldehyde gas formed by oxidation or incomplete combustion of hydrocarbons. In solution, it has a wide range of uses: in the manufacture of resins and textiles, as a disinfectant, and as a laboratory fixative or preservative. Formaldehyde solution (formalin) is considered a hazardous compound, and its vapor toxic. (From Reynolds, Martindale The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p717)
    Synonyms
    • Methanal
    • Methyl aldehyde
    • Methylene oxide
    • Oxomethane
    • Oxomethylene
    • Oxymethylene
    • Paraform
    • Paraformaldehyde
    [more]
    Brand names
    • Formalin
    • Formol
    Route of administration Topical
    Categories
    • Disinfectants
    • Fixatives
    CAS number 50-00-0
    Targets
    Name Sequence search Pharmacological action Actions
    D-alanyl-D-alanine carboxypeptidase   Search  unknown
     
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