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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...
deferoxamine
InChI=1S/C25H48N6O8/c1-21(32)29(37)18-9-3-6-16-27-22(33)12-14-25(36)31(39)20-10-4-7-17-28-23(34)11-13-24(35)30(38)19-8-2-5-15-26/h37-39H,2-20,26H2,1H3,(H,27,33)(H,28,34)
PubChem: 2973
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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...
hydroxybenzotriazole
InChI=1S/C6H5N3O/c10-9-6-4-2-1-3-5(6)7-8-9/h1-4,10H
PubChem: 5359967
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What should you do if a raw material for a process is explosive? Good question. Just because a material has explosive properties does not automatically disqualify it for use. To use it safely you must accumulate some information on the type and magnitude of...
acetic anhydride
InChI=1S/C4H6O3/c1-3(5)7-4(2)6/h1-2H3
PubChem: 7918
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Condensation of 2-phenyliminothiazolidin-4-one (PMY 13-1) and PMY 2-4 to obtain the iminothiazolidinone substituted 4-fluorophenylpyrrole analogue of "near neighbours".Reaction start time: 10.50 14/10/11PMY 2-4 (200 mg, 0.92 mmol, 1 equiv.), PMY 13-1 (177 mg,...
ethylene
InChI=1S/C2H4/c1-2/h1-2H2
PubChem: 6325
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This is the third time I've written a How Does It Work column (homemade chloroform and Coors Light cold-activated bottles). It's a lot of fun (and a lot of work) to write these columns, and I'm really enjoying writing them. I have two more ideas for upcoming...
calcium carbide
InChI=1S/C2.Ca/c1-2;/q-2;+2
PubChem: 6352
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This is the third time I've written a How Does It Work column (homemade chloroform and Coors Light cold-activated bottles). It's a lot of fun (and a lot of work) to write these columns, and I'm really enjoying writing them. I have two more ideas for upcoming...
carbon dioxide
InChI=1S/CO2/c2-1-3
PubChem: 280
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This is the third time I've written a How Does It Work column (homemade chloroform and Coors Light cold-activated bottles). It's a lot of fun (and a lot of work) to write these columns, and I'm really enjoying writing them. I have two more ideas for upcoming...
hydrogen cyanide
InChI=1S/CN/c1-2/q-1/p+1
PubChem: 768
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This is the third time I've written a How Does It Work column (homemade chloroform and Coors Light cold-activated bottles). It's a lot of fun (and a lot of work) to write these columns, and I'm really enjoying writing them. I have two more ideas for upcoming...
Forget the gruesome imagery on packets of cigarettes in the UK, the health campaigns, the nanny state warnings. There are seven simple reasons not to smoke cigarettes from a chemist’s perspective, each one is present at harmful levels in cigarette smoke:Benzene...