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butyric acid
InChI=1S/C4H8O2/c1-2-3-4(5)6/h2-3H2,1H3,(H,5,6)
PubChem: 264
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I’m going to forego Reagent Friday today to talk about something important. Some days you might feel like you can’t escape organic chemistry. You leave the lecture hall and have to study but you wonder if this subject will ever go away. It is driving...
hydrogen sulfide
InChI=1S/H2S/h1H2
PubChem: 402
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I’m going to forego Reagent Friday today to talk about something important. Some days you might feel like you can’t escape organic chemistry. You leave the lecture hall and have to study but you wonder if this subject will ever go away. It is driving...
indium
InChI=1S/C43H66N12O12S2/c1-5-22(4)35-42(66)49-26(12-13-32(45)57)38(62)51-29(17-33(46)58)39(63)53-30(20-69-68-19-25(44)36(60)50-28(40(64)54-35)16-23-8-10-24(56)11-9-23)43(67)55-14-6-7-31(55)41(65)52-27(15-21(2)3)37(6
SMILES: [In]
PubChem: 5359967
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I’m going to forego Reagent Friday today to talk about something important. Some days you might feel like you can’t escape organic chemistry. You leave the lecture hall and have to study but you wonder if this subject will ever go away. It is driving...
vitamin a
InChI=1S/C20H30O/c1-16(8-6-9-17(2)13-15-21)11-12-19-18(3)10-7-14-20(19,4)5/h6,8-9,11-13,21H,7,10,14-15H2,1-5H3/b9-6+,12-11+,16-8+,17-13+
PubChem: 445354
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I’m going to forego Reagent Friday today to talk about something important. Some days you might feel like you can’t escape organic chemistry. You leave the lecture hall and have to study but you wonder if this subject will ever go away. It is driving...
carnitine
InChI=1S/C7H15NO3/c1-8(2,3)5-6(9)4-7(10)11/h6,9H,4-5H2,1-3H3
PubChem: 288
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Rhodiola rosea is a so-called “adaptogenic” herb that countless spam emails claim can improve wellbeing, exercise capacity and cognitive performance as well as reducing stress responses. I have written about it before and debunked this spurious...
triethylamine
InChI=1S/C6H15N/c1-4-7(5-2)6-3/h4-6H2,1-3H3
PubChem: 8471
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Conversion of PMY 18-1 to its mesylate and then displacement by PMY 9-1 to form the ether analogue of TCMDC-123794.Risk and Hazard Assessment:As for Synthesis of ether-linked analogue of TCMDC-123794 (PMY 17-1)...
sodium borohydride
InChI=1S/BH4.Na/h1H4;/q-1;+1
PubChem: 4311764
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Reduction of pyrrole-3-carbaldehyde, PMY 2-4, to the corresponding alcohol. See PMY 15-* for reduction of the ester to the alcohol.Reaction start time: 0920 01/11/11PMY 2-4 (400 mg, 1.84 mmol, 1 equiv.) was dissolved in MeOH (approx 30 mL). Sodium borohydride...
sodium borohydride
InChI=1S/BH4.Na/h1H4;/q-1;+1
PubChem: 4311764
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Reduction of pyrrole-3-carbaldehyde, PMY 2-4, to the corresponding alcohol. See PMY 15-* for reduction of the ester to the alcohol.Reaction start time: 0920 01/11/11PMY 2-4 (400 mg, 1.84 mmol, 1 equiv.) was dissolved in MeOH (approx 30 mL). Sodium borohydride...
abscisic acid
InChI=1S/C15H20O4/c1-10(7-13(17)18)5-6-15(19)11(2)8-12(16)9-14(15,3)4/h5-8,19H,9H2,1-4H3,(H,17,18)/b6-5+,10-7-/t15-/m1/s1
PubChem: 5280896
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Talking to a friend last year who is an avid home brewer made me realize how little I knew about beer and brewing. Inspired by what I learnt from the conversation I started reading Palmer’s How to brew which is essential for starters, but soon I also...
deferiprone
InChI=1S/C7H9NO2/c1-5-7(10)6(9)3-4-8(5)2/h3-4,10H,1-2H3
PubChem: 2972
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ATC code V03AC02   On October 14th, 2011 FDA announced the approval of Deferiprone (trade name: FerriproxTM) for the treatment of iron overload which is potentially fatal in patients with thalassemia. Deferiprone is an oral iron chelating agent, binding...