Misonidazole

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Misonidazole
Misonidazole.svg
Names
IUPAC name
(RS)-1-Methoxy-3-(2-nitroimidazol-1-yl)propan-2-ol
Identifiers
13551-87-6 YesY
ChEMBL ChEMBL42161 N
ChemSpider 24317 N
EC Number 236-931-6
Jmol 3D model Interactive image
KEGG D05052 YesY
MeSH D008920
PubChem 26105
UNII 8FE7LTN8XE N
Properties
C7H11N3O4
Molar mass 201.18 g·mol−1
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

Misonidazole is a radiosensitizer used in radiation therapy to cause normally resistant hypoxic tumor cells to become sensitive to the treatment.

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