CHEBI:278547 - sodium azide

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ChEBI Name sodium azide
ChEBI ID CHEBI:278547
Definition The sodium salt of hydrogen azide (hydrazoic acid).
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Formula N3Na
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 65.00990
InChI InChI=1S/N3.Na/c1-3-2;/q-1;+1
InChIKey PXIPVTKHYLBLMZ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES [Na+].[N-]=[N+]=[N-]
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): explosive
A substance capable of undergoing rapid and highly exothermic decomposition.
Biological Role(s): mutagen
An agent that increases the frequency of mutations above the normal background level, usually by interacting directly with DNA and causing it damage, including base substitution.
antibacterial agent
A substance that kills or slows the growth of bacteria.
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Outgoing sodium azide (CHEBI:278547) has part azide anion (CHEBI:40910)
sodium azide (CHEBI:278547) has role antibacterial agent (CHEBI:33282)
sodium azide (CHEBI:278547) has role explosive (CHEBI:63490)
sodium azide (CHEBI:278547) has role mutagen (CHEBI:25435)
sodium azide (CHEBI:278547) is a inorganic sodium salt (CHEBI:38702)
Synonyms Sources
Azoture de sodium ChemIDplus
Hydrazoic acid, sodium salt ChemIDplus
Natriumazid ChemIDplus
Database Link Database
Sodium_azide Wikipedia
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Registry Number Type Source
26628-22-8 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
Last Modified
12 May 2014