Methyl-n-amylnitrosamine

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Methyl-n-amylnitrosamine
Skeletal formula of methyl-n-amylnitrosamine
Names
Preferred IUPAC name
N-Methyl-N-pentylnitrous amide
Identifiers
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ChEMBL
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MeSH N-amyl-N-methylnitrosamine
Properties
C6H14N2O
Molar mass 130.19 g·mol−1
Appearance Yellow, transparent liquid
log P 1.542
Related compounds
Related amines
Related compounds
Agmatine
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Methyl-n-amylnitrosamine (MNAN) is a potential carcinogen[1] It is metabolized in the liver by the enzyme CYP2A6.

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