Agent Name

Diamide

CAS Number

10465-78-8

Formula

C6-H12-N4-O2

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

1,1'-Azobis(N,N-dimethylformamide); Azodicarboxylic acid bis-dimethylamide; Diazenedicarboxylic acid bis(N,N-dimethylamide); N,N,N',N'-Tetramethylazobisformamide; N,N,N',N'-Tetramethylazodicarboxamide; N,N,N',N'-Tetramethylazoformamide; TMAD; Tetramethyldiazenedicarboxamide; 3-(N,N-Dimethylcarbamoylimido)-1,1-dimethylurea; Diazenedicarboxamide, tetramethyl- (9CI); Formamide, 1,1'-azobis(N,N-dimethyl-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Biochemical Research

Description

Yellow crystalline solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"A sulfhydryl reagent which oxidizes sulfhydryl groups to the disulfide form. It is a radiation-sensitizing agent of anoxic bacterial and mammalian cells." [ChemIDplus]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

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