Oryzalin

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Oryzalin
Oryzalin.svg
Ball-and-stick model of the oryzalin molecule
Systematic (IUPAC) name
4-(Dipropylamino)-3,5-dinitrobenzenesulfonamide
Clinical data
Identifiers
19044-88-3 YesY
None
PubChem CID 29393
ChemSpider 27326 N
KEGG C18877 YesY
Chemical data
Formula C12H18N4O6S
346.36 g/mol
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Oryzalin is an herbicide of the dinitroaniline class. It acts through the disruption (depolymerization) of microtubules, thus blocking anisotropic growth of plant cells.[1] It can also be used to induce ploidity as an alternative to colchicine [2][3]

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External Links[edit]

  • Oryzalin in the Pesticide Properties DataBase (PPDB)