CHEBI:40035 - 4-methylimidazole

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ChEBI Name 4-methylimidazole
ChEBI ID CHEBI:40035
Definition Imidazole substituted at position 4 by a methyl group.
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Formula C4H6N2
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 82.10380
InChI InChI=1S/C4H6N2/c1-4-2-5-3-6-4/h2-3H,1H3,(H,5,6)
InChIKey XLSZMDLNRCVEIJ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES Cc1c[nH]cn1
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): reaction intermediate
Any chemical substance produced during the conversion of a reactant to a product.
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.
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Outgoing 4-methylimidazole (CHEBI:40035) has role carcinogenic agent (CHEBI:50903)
4-methylimidazole (CHEBI:40035) has role reaction intermediate (CHEBI:64297)
4-methylimidazole (CHEBI:40035) is a imidazoles (CHEBI:24780)
IUPAC Name
4-methyl-1H-imidazole
Synonyms Sources
4(5)-methylimidazole ChEBI
4-Me-i ChemIDplus
4-MEI ChEBI
4-METHYLIMIDAZOLE PDBeChem
4MI ChEBI
Database Links Databases
4-Methylimidazole Wikipedia
4MZ PDBeChem
C19262 KEGG COMPOUND
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1453 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
822-36-6 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
822-36-6 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
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04 August 2014