CHEBI:28786 - paraquat dichloride

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ChEBI Name paraquat dichloride
ChEBI ID CHEBI:28786
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:6861, CHEBI:25856
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Formula C12H14N2.2Cl
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 257.15900
InChI InChI=1S/C12H14N2.2ClH/c1-13-7-3-11(4-8-13)12-5-9-14(2)10-6-12;;/h3-10H,1-2H3;2*1H/q+2;;/p-2
InChIKey FIKAKWIAUPDISJ-UHFFFAOYSA-L
SMILES [Cl-].[Cl-].C[n+]1ccc(cc1)-c1cc[n+](C)cc1
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): photosystem-I inhibitor

Biological Role(s): photosystem-I inhibitor

Application(s): herbicide
A substance used to destroy plant pests.
photosystem-I inhibitor

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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing paraquat dichloride (CHEBI:28786) has part paraquat (CHEBI:34905)
paraquat dichloride (CHEBI:28786) has role herbicide (CHEBI:24527)
paraquat dichloride (CHEBI:28786) has role photosystem-I inhibitor (CHEBI:26088)
paraquat dichloride (CHEBI:28786) is a organic chloride salt (CHEBI:36094)
IUPAC Name
1,1'-dimethyl-[4,4'-bipyridin]-1,1'-diium dichloride
Synonyms Sources
1,1'-Dimethyl-4,4'-bipyridinium dichloride KEGG COMPOUND
1,1'-Dimethyl-4,4'-dipyridylium dichloride ChemIDplus
4,4'-Dimethyldipyridyl dichloride ChemIDplus
Methyl viologen KEGG COMPOUND
Methyl viologen dichloride ChemIDplus
N,N'-Dimethyl-4,4'-bipyridinium dichloride ChemIDplus
N,N'-Dimethyl-4,4'-bipyridylium dichloride ChEBI
Paraquat dichloride KEGG COMPOUND
Database Link Database
C00225 KEGG COMPOUND
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1910-42-5 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
1910-42-5 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
Last Modified
02 December 2009