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Substance Name: Californium
RN: 7440-71-3
UNII: 975X05H15A
InChIKey: HGLDOAKPQXAFKI-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • A man-made radioactive actinide with atomic symbol Cf, atomic number 98, and atomic weight 251. Its valence can be +2 or +3. Californium has medical use as a radiation source for radiotherapy.

Molecular Formula

  • Cf

Molecular Weight

  • 252.08
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Californium

MeSH Heading

  • Californium

Synonyms

  • Californium
  • Californium, radioactive
  • HSDB 7386
  • UNII-975X05H15A

Systematic Name

  • Californium

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 7440-71-3

FDA UNII

  • 975X05H15A

System Generated Number

  • 0007440713

Structure Descriptors

InChI

InChI=1S/Cf

InChIKey

HGLDOAKPQXAFKI-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

[Cf]