CHEBI:87480 - mauveine A

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ChEBI Name mauveine A
ChEBI ID CHEBI:87480
Definition An organic cation consisting of 7-(4-methylanilino)phenazine carrying additional methyl, amino and phenyl substituents at positions 2, 3 and 5 respectively. One of four components of mauvaine, a syntheteic violet-coloured dye.
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Formula C26H23N4
Net Charge +1
Average Mass 391.48710
Monoisotopic Mass 391.19172
InChI InChI=1S/C26H22N4/c1-17-8-10-19(11-9-17)28-20-12-13-23-25(15-20)30(21-6-4-3-5-7-21)26-16-22(27)18(2)14-24(26)29-23/h3-16H,1-2H3,(H2,27,28)/p+1
InChIKey YXFYAGMZSWNKGA-UHFFFAOYSA-O
SMILES Cc1ccc(Nc2ccc3nc4cc(C)c(N)cc4[n+](-c4ccccc4)c3c2)cc1
Roles Classification
Application(s): histological dye
A dye used in microscopic or electron microscopic examination of cells and tissues to give contrast and to highlight particular features of interest, such as nuclei and cytoplasm.
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Outgoing mauveine A (CHEBI:87480) has role histological dye (CHEBI:77178)
mauveine A (CHEBI:87480) is a organic cation (CHEBI:25697)
mauveine A (CHEBI:87480) is a phenazines (CHEBI:39201)
Incoming mauveine (CHEBI:87479) has part mauveine A (CHEBI:87480)
IUPAC Name
3-amino-2-methyl-7-(4-methylanilino)-5-phenylphenazin-5-ium
Registry Number Type Source
6617411 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
Citation Waiting for Citations Type Source
24459078 PubMed citation Europe PMC
Last Modified
14 August 2015