CHEBI:52169 - nile red dye

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ChEBI Name nile red dye
ChEBI ID CHEBI:52169
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Formula C20H18N2O2
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 318.36910
InChI InChI=1S/C20H18N2O2/c1-3-22(4-2)13-9-10-16-18(11-13)24-19-12-17(23)14-7-5-6-8-15(14)20(19)21-16/h5-12H,3-4H2,1-2H3
InChIKey VOFUROIFQGPCGE-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES CCN(CC)c1ccc2nc3c(cc(=O)c4ccccc34)oc2c1
Roles Classification
Application(s): fluorochrome
A fluorescent dye used to stain biological specimens.
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Outgoing nile red dye (CHEBI:52169) has role fluorochrome (CHEBI:51217)
nile red dye (CHEBI:52169) is a organic heterotetracyclic compound (CHEBI:38163)
IUPAC Name
9-(diethylamino)-5H-benzo[a]phenoxazin-5-one
Registry Numbers Types Sources
279110 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
7385-67-3 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
Last Modified
17 October 2009