Acibenzolar-S-methyl

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Acibenzolar-S-methyl[1]
Skeletal formula of acibenzolar-S-methyl
Space-filling model of the acibenzolar-S-methyl molecule
Names
IUPAC name
S-Methyl 1,2,3-benzothiadiazole-7-carbothioate[citation needed]
Systematic IUPAC name
1,2,3-Benzothiadiazol-7-yl(methylsulfanyl)methanone[citation needed]
Identifiers
3D model (Jmol)
ChEBI
ChemSpider
ECHA InfoCard 100.101.876
EC Number 420-050-0
MeSH S-methyl+benzo(1,2,3)thiadiazole-7-carbothioate
Properties
C8H6N2OS2
Molar mass 210.27 g·mol−1
Appearance Pale, light orange, opaque crystals
Melting point 133 °C (271 °F; 406 K)
7.7 mg dm−3
log P 2.741
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Infobox references

Acibenzolar-S-methyl is a fungicide that works by activating a plant's own defense system by increasing the transcription of W-box controlled genes such as CAD1, NPR1 and PR2. It is a methyl derivative of acibenzolar.

References[edit]

  1. ^ EPA Fact Sheet Archived August 29, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.

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