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Substance Name: Cadaverine
RN: 462-94-2
UNII: L90BEN6OLL
InChIKey: VHRGRCVQAFMJIZ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • A foul-smelling diamine formed by bacterial decarboxylation of lysine.

Classification Code

  • Mutation Data

Molecular Formula

  • C5-H14-N2

Molecular Weight

  • 102.18
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Cadaverine

MeSH Heading

  • Cadaverine

Synonyms

  • 1,5-Diaminopentane
  • 1,5-Pentamethylenediamine
  • 4-04-00-01310 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • AI3-26937
  • Animal coniine
  • BRN 1697256
  • Cadaverin
  • Cadaverine
  • EC 207-329-0
  • EINECS 207-329-0
  • HSDB 7866
  • Pentamethylenediamine
  • UNII-L90BEN6OLL

Systematic Names

  • 1,5-Pentanediamine
  • Pentamethylenediamine

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 462-94-2

FDA UNII

  • L90BEN6OLL

System Generated Number

  • 0000462942

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C5H14N2/c6-4-2-1-3-5-7/h1-7H2

InChIKey

VHRGRCVQAFMJIZ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

NCCCCCN

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LDLo oral 1600mg/kg (1600mg/kg)   Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. Vol. 14, Pg. 111, 1985.
rabbit LDLo intravenous 100mg/kg (100mg/kg)   Comptes Rendus des Seances de la Societe de Biologie et de Ses Filiales. Vol. 83, Pg. 481, 1920.
rabbit LDLo rectal 400mg/kg (400mg/kg)   Comptes Rendus des Seances de la Societe de Biologie et de Ses Filiales. Vol. 83, Pg. 481, 1920.
rat LDLo subcutaneous 1250mg/kg (1250mg/kg)   Zeitschrift fuer Experimentelle Pathologie und Therapie. Vol. 17, Pg. 59, 1915.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 9 deg C   EXP
Boiling Point 179 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) -0.150 (none)   EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 6.76E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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