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Chemical Pyruvaldehyde

Name Pyruvaldehyde
CAS Type 1 Name Propanal, 2-oxo-
Equivalent Terms Acetylformaldehyde | Aldehyde, Pyruvic | Methylglyoxal | Oxopropanal | Pyruvic Aldehyde
CAS Registry Number 78-98-8
Definition An organic compound used often as a reagent in organic synthesis, as a flavoring agent, and in tanning. It has been demonstrated as an intermediate in the metabolism of acetone and its derivatives in isolated cell preparations, in various culture media, and in vivo in certain animals.
Structure Pyruvaldehyde
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MeSH® ID D011765
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ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Aldehydes Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Glyoxal Has associated genes Has associated diseases Pyruvaldehyde Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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  3-(4-bromophenyl)-3-oxopropanal
  3-(4-fluorophenyl)-3-oxopropanal
  3-(4-iodophenyl)-3-oxopropanal
  ethylglyoxal
  hydroxypyruvaldehyde
  hydroxypyruvaldehyde phenylosazone
  methylglyoxal-ascorbate
  methylglyoxal bis(4-phenyl-3-thiosemicarbazone)
  methylglyoxal bisdimethylhydrazone
  nafocare