CHEBI:254496 - 7,12-dimethyltetraphene

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ChEBI Name 7,12-dimethyltetraphene
ChEBI ID CHEBI:254496
Definition A tetraphene having methyl substituents at the 7- and 12-positions. It is a potent carcinogen and is present in tobacco smoke.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:59032
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Formula C20H16
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 256.34100
Monoisotopic Mass 256.125
InChI InChI=1S/C20H16/c1-13-16-8-5-6-9-17(16)14(2)20-18(13)12-11-15-7-3-4-10-19(15)20/h3-12H,1-2H3
InChIKey ARSRBNBHOADGJU-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES Cc1c2ccccc2c(C)c2c1ccc1ccccc21
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): carcinogenic agent
A role played by a chemical compound which is known to induce a process of carcinogenesis by corrupting normal cellular pathways, leading to the acquistion of tumoral capabilities.
(via polycyclic arene )
Application(s): endocrine disruptor
Any compound that can disrupt the functions of the endocrine (hormone) system
(via polycyclic arene )
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing 7,12-dimethyltetraphene (CHEBI:254496) has role carcinogenic agent (CHEBI:50903)
7,12-dimethyltetraphene (CHEBI:254496) is a ortho-fused polycyclic arene (CHEBI:35296)
7,12-dimethyltetraphene (CHEBI:254496) is a tetraphenes (CHEBI:51067)
IUPAC Name
7,12-dimethylbenzo[a]anthracene
Synonyms Sources
1,4-Dimethyl-2,3-benzphenanthrene NIST Chemistry WebBook
6,7-Dimethyl-1,2-benzanthracene ChemIDplus
7,12-Dimethyl-1,2-benzanthracene ChemIDplus
7,12-Dimethyl-1:2-benz(a)anthracene ChemIDplus
7,12-Dimethylbenz(a)anthracene ChemIDplus
7,12-Dimethylbenzanthracene ChemIDplus
7,12-Dimethylbenzanthrancene ChemIDplus
7,12-dimethylbenzo[a]anthracene ChEBI
7,12-DMBA NIST Chemistry WebBook
9,10-Dimethyl-1,2-benzanthracene ChemIDplus
9,10-Dimethyl-1,2-benzanthrazen ChemIDplus
9,10-Dimethylbenz(a)anthracene NIST Chemistry WebBook
DMBA ChEBI
DMBA KEGG COMPOUND
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C19488 KEGG COMPOUND
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1912135 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
263937 Gmelin Registry Number Gmelin
57-97-6 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
57-97-6 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
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Last Modified
26 February 2016