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Substance Name: p-Boronophenylalanine
RN: 90580-64-6
UNII: UID84303EL
InChIKey: NFIVJOSXJDORSP-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

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Classification Code

  • Radiation-Sensitizing Agents

Molecular Formula

  • C9-H12-B-N-O4

Molecular Weight

  • 209.0078
 
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Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • p-Boronophenylalanine

Name of Substance

  • Boronophenylalanine, DL-

Synonyms

  • 3-(p-Boronophenyl)alanine
  • Benzeneboronic acid, p-(2-amino-2-carboxyethyl)-
  • BPA
  • p-(2-Amino-2-carboxyethyl)benzeneboronic acid
  • UNII-UID84303EL

Systematic Name

  • Alanine, 3-(p-boronophenyl)-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 90580-64-6

FDA UNII

  • UID84303EL

Other Registry Number

  • 77374-29-9

System Generated Number

  • 0090580646

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C9H12BNO4/c11-8(9(12)13)5-6-1-3-7(4-2-6)10(14)15/h1-4,8,14-15H,5,11H2,(H,12,13)

InChIKey

NFIVJOSXJDORSP-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C(=O)(C(N)Cc1ccc(cc1)[B](O)O)O

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intravenous 1520mg/kg (1520mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: RESPIRATORY DEPRESSION

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD
"Boron, Metallo-Boron Compounds and Boranes," Adams, R.M., ed., New York, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1964Vol. -, Pg. 693, 1964.