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Chemical Bromouracil

Name Bromouracil
CAS Type 1 Name 2,4(1H,3H)-Pyrimidinedione, 5-bromo-
Equivalent Terms 5 Bromouracil | 5-Bromouracil | Bromuracil
CAS Registry Number 51-20-7
Definition 5-Bromo-2,4(1H,3H)-pyrimidinedione. Brominated derivative of uracil that acts as an antimetabolite, substituting for thymine in DNA. It is used mainly as an experimental mutagen, but its deoxyriboside (BROMODEOXYURIDINE) is used to treat neoplasms.
Structure Bromouracil
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MeSH® ID D001976
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ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pyrimidines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pyrimidinones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Uracil Has associated genes Has associated diseases Bromouracil Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Bromouracil Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  1,1'(2''-bromo-2''-chloroethenyl)-bis-(5-bromouracil)
  1-(2-fluoro-2-deoxy-3,5-O-dibenzoylarabinofuranosyl)-5-bromouracil
  1-(2-fluoro-2-deoxyarabinofuranosyl)-5-bromouracil
  1-amino-5-bromouracil Has associated diseases
  1-methyl-5-bromouracil
  5-(2-bromovinyl)uracil
  5-bromo-1,3,6-trimethyluracil
  5-bromo-6-azauracil
  6-amino-5-bromouracil
  bromacil Has associated genes Has associated diseases