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Substance Name: Hexachloroiridic acid
RN: 16941-92-7
InChIKey: PVMMMVHZRGMXED-UHFFFAOYSA-J

Note

  • Inhibitor of DNA synthesis; K2IrCl6 as oxidizing agent.

Classification Code

  • Mutation Data

Molecular Formula

  • Cl6-Ir.2H

Molecular Weight

  • 406.954
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Hexachloroiridic acid

Synonyms

  • Chloriridic acid
  • Chloroiridic acid (H2IrCl6)
  • Dihydrogen hexachloroiridate(2-)
  • EINECS 241-012-8
  • Hexachloroiridic acid
  • Hydrogen hexachloroiridate(4+)

Systematic Names

  • Hexachloroiridic acid
  • Iridate(2-), hexachloro-, dihydrogen (8CI)
  • Iridate(2-), hexachloro-, dihydrogen, (OC-6-11)-
  • Iridate(2-), hexachloro-, hydrogen (1:2), (OC-6-11)-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 16941-92-7

Other Registry Numbers

  • 1355345-84-4
  • 2143962-84-7
  • 56509-63-8

Related Registry Numbers

  • 16920-56-2 (di-potassium salt)
  • 16940-92-4 (di-ammonium salt)
  • 16941-25-6 (di-hydrochloride salt)

System Generated Number

  • 0016941927

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • Cl6-Ir.2H

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • Cl6-Ir
  • COMPONENT
  • H

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/6ClH.Ir/h6*1H;/q;;;;;;+4/p-4

InChIKey

PVMMMVHZRGMXED-UHFFFAOYSA-J

Smiles

[Ir-2](Cl)(Cl)(Cl)(Cl)(Cl)Cl

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 118mg/kg (118mg/kg)   Comptes Rendus Hebdomadaires des Seances, Academie des Sciences. Vol. 256, Pg. 1043, 1963.