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Chemical Ninhydrin

Name Ninhydrin
CAS Type 1 Name 1H-Indene-1,3(2H)-dione, 2,2-dihydroxy-
Equivalent Terms Indantrione Monohydrate | Monohydrate, Indantrione
CAS Registry Number 485-47-2
Definition 2,2-Dihydroxy-1H-indene-1,3-(2H)-dione. Reagent toxic to skin and mucus membranes. It is used in chemical assay for peptide bonds, i.e., protein determinations and has radiosensitizing properties.
Structure Ninhydrin
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D009555
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