Triaziquone

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Triaziquone
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
2,3,5-tris(aziridin-1-yl)benzo-1,4-quinone
Clinical data
Legal status
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Identifiers
CAS number 68-76-8 YesY
ATC code L01AC02
PubChem CID 6235
ChemSpider 5999 N
UNII F3D5D9P25I YesY
KEGG C19542 YesY
ChEBI CHEBI:27090 N
Synonyms 2,3,5-Tris(aziridin-1-yl)cyclohexa-2,5-diene-1,4-dione
Chemical data
Formula C12H13N3O2 
Mol. mass 231.25 g/mol
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Triaziquone is a drug used in chemotherapy.

It is an alkylating agent.[1] It can react with DNA to form intrastrand crosslinks.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Begleiter A (2000). "Clinical applications of quinone-containing alkylating agents". Front. Biosci. 5: E153–71. PMID 11056078.