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CAS#: 616-79-5

Description: 5NAA is a nitroaromatic compound. 5NAA is a molecule secreted by Streptomyces scabies, the plant pathogen responsible for potato scab. 5NAA is also the starting material for synthetic dyes and other nitroaromatic compounds.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 616-79-5

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 561058
Name: 5NAA
CAS#: 616-79-5
Chemical Formula: C7H6N2O4
Exact Mass: 182.0328
Molecular Weight: 182.135
Elemental Analysis: C, 46.16; H, 3.32; N, 15.38; O, 35.14

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Synonym: 5NAA; 5 NAA; 5-NAA

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 2-Amino-5-nitrobenzoic acid


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C7H6N2O4/c8-6-2-1-4(9(12)13)3-5(6)7(10)11/h1-3H,8H2,(H,10,11)

SMILES Code: O=C(O)C1=CC([N+]([O-])=O)=CC=C1N

Appearance: Solid powder

Purity: >98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition: Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition: Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Solubility: Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life: >2 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation: This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage: 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

HS Tariff Code: 2934.99.9001

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The following data is based on the product molecular weight 182.135 Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 1.15 mL 5.76 mL 11.51 mL
5 mM 0.23 mL 1.15 mL 2.3 mL
10 mM 0.12 mL 0.58 mL 1.15 mL
50 mM 0.02 mL 0.12 mL 0.23 mL

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1: Kalyoncu S, Heaner DP Jr, Kurt Z, Bethel CM, Ukachukwu CU, Chakravarthy S, Spain JC, Lieberman RL. Enzymatic hydrolysis by transition-metal-dependent nucleophilic aromatic substitution. Nat Chem Biol. 2016 Dec;12(12):1031-1036. doi: 10.1038/nchembio.2191. Epub 2016 Oct 3. PubMed PMID: 27694799; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5110390.

2: Qu Y, Spain JC. Molecular and biochemical characterization of the 5-nitroanthranilic acid degradation pathway in Bradyrhizobium sp. strain JS329. J Bacteriol. 2011 Jun;193(12):3057-63. doi: 10.1128/JB.01188-10. Epub 2011 Apr 15. PubMed PMID: 21498645; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3133195.

3: Qu Y, Spain JC. Biodegradation of 5-nitroanthranilic acid by Bradyrhizobium sp. strain JS329. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2010 Mar;76(5):1417-22. doi: 10.1128/AEM.02816-09. Epub 2010 Jan 15. PubMed PMID: 20081004; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2832354.


5.0g / USD 180.0