Thiobarbituric acid

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Thiobarbituric acid
Thiobarbituric acid.png
Ball-and-stick model of thiobarbituric acid
Names
IUPAC name
2-Thiobarbituric acid
Other names
2-thioxodihydropyrimidine-4,6(1H,5H)-dione
Identifiers
504-17-6 YesY
ChEMBL ChEMBL584805 N
Jmol-3D images Image
PubChem 2723628
Properties
C4H4N2O2S
Molar mass 144.15 g·mol−1
Melting point 245 °C (473 °F; 518 K)
Except where noted otherwise, data is given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

Thiobarbituric acid is an organic compound and a heterocycle. It is used as a reagent in assaying malondialdehyde (the TBARS assay of lipid peroxidation).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Thiobarbituric acid reactive substances (TBARS) Assay, AMDCC Protocols, Animal Models of Diabetic Complications Consortium