CHEBI:87641 - azure C

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ChEBI Name azure C
ChEBI ID CHEBI:87641
Definition An organic chloride salt having 3-amino-7-(methylamino)phenothiazin-5-ium as the counterion.
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Formula C13H12ClN3S
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 277.77200
Monoisotopic Mass 277.04405
InChI InChI=1S/C13H12N3S.ClH/c1-15-9-3-5-11-13(7-9)17-12-6-8(14)2-4-10(12)16-11;/h2-7,15H,14H2,1H3;1H/q+1;/p-1
InChIKey OBKVLZKRUVYQNQ-UHFFFAOYSA-M
SMILES [Cl-].CNc1ccc2nc3ccc(N)cc3[s+]c2c1
Roles Classification
Application(s): fluorochrome
A fluorescent dye used to stain biological specimens.
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 azure C (CHEBI:87641) has part 3-amino-7-(methylamino)phenothiazin-5-ium (CHEBI:87642)
azure C (CHEBI:87641) has role fluorochrome (CHEBI:51217)
azure C (CHEBI:87641) has role histological dye (CHEBI:77178)
azure C (CHEBI:87641) is a organic chloride salt (CHEBI:36094)
IUPAC Name
3-amino-7-(methylamino)phenothiazin-5-ium chloride
Synonyms Sources
3-Amino-7-methylaminophenothiazin-5-ium chloride ChemIDplus
C.I. 52002 ChEBI
Methylene Azure C ChemIDplus
Monomethyldiaminodiphenazothionium chloride ChemIDplus
Monomethylthionine ChemIDplus
Monomethylthionine chloride ChemIDplus
Registry Numbers Types Sources
4060661 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
531-57-7 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
25734688 PubMed citation Europe PMC
3923272 PubMed citation Europe PMC
60311 PubMed citation Europe PMC
Last Modified
24 August 2015