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Substance Name: Carbon nanotubes
RN: 308068-56-6


  • Nanometer-sized tubes composed mainly of CARBON. Such nanotubes are used as probes for high-resolution structural and chemical imaging of biomolecules with ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPY.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
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Names and Synonyms


  • Fullerenes, tubular
  • HSDB 7673
  • Tubular fullerenes
  • Tubulenes

Systematic Name

  • Carbon nanotubes

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 308068-56-6

System Generated Number

  • 0308068566