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Information of 2-nitroimidazole from BacMet

Compound Information

  • Compound name: 2-nitroimidazole

  • Chemical Class: Imidazole

  • Description: It is an industrial biocide. It is only effective against anaerobic organisms and it is effective against sulfate-reducing bacteria (SRB) and compatible with other chemicals. Used to prepare nitroimidazole substituted boronic acids as precursors for imaging hypoxic tissue. Also used to prepare potential site-selective radiosensitizers for estrogen receptor-rich tumors.

  • Database Links: CHEBI:67135

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