Azoxymethane

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Azoxymethane[1]
Structural formula
Ball-and-stick model
Identifiers
CAS number 25843-45-2 N
PubChem 33184
ChemSpider 30663 YesY
UNII MO0N1J0SEN YesY
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Properties
Molecular formula C2H6N2O
Molar mass 74.08 g mol−1
Density 0.991 g/mL
Boiling point 97-99 °C
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

Azoxymethane is a carcinogenic and neurotoxic chemical compound used in biological research. It is the oxide of azomethane. It is particularly effective in inducing colon carcinomas.[2]

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