CHEBI:59059 - methyl isocyanate

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ChEBI Name methyl isocyanate
ChEBI ID CHEBI:59059
Definition Methane modified by a single isocyanato substituent.
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Formula C2H3NO
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 57.05130
InChI InChI=1S/C2H3NO/c1-3-2-4/h1H3
InChIKey HAMGRBXTJNITHG-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES CN=C=O
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): apoptosis inducer
Any substance that induces the process of apoptosis (programmed cell death) in multi-celled organisms.
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Outgoing methyl isocyanate (CHEBI:59059) has role apoptosis inducer (CHEBI:68495)
methyl isocyanate (CHEBI:59059) is a isocyanates (CHEBI:53212)
Incoming aldicarb (CHEBI:2555) has functional parent methyl isocyanate (CHEBI:59059)
IUPAC Name
isocyanatomethane
Synonyms Sources
Iso-cyanatomethane ChemIDplus
Isocyanate de methyle ChemIDplus
isocyanatomethane ChEBI
Methyl carbonimide ChemIDplus
Methyl isocyanide ChemIDplus
Methylcarbylamine ChemIDplus
MIC NIST Chemistry WebBook
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
100500 Gmelin Registry Number Gmelin
605318 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
624-83-9 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
624-83-9 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
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Last Modified
01 December 2014