Beta-Aminopropionitrile Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Beta-Aminopropionitrile Properties


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Beta-Aminopropionitrile is a toxic amino-acid derivative.It is lysyl oxidase inhibitor, is an anti-inflammatory used as the fumarate in veterinary medicine for the treatment of tendinitis.Beta-Aminopropionitrile is a reagent used as an intermediate in the manufacture of beta-alanine and pantothenic acid.

Chemical Properties

Boiling Point 185 °C
CAS Number 151-18-8
ChEBI 27413
Density 0.9584 g/cm3
EINECS Number 205-786-0
IUPAC Name 3-Aminopropanenitrile
InChI 1/C3H6N2/c4-2-1-3-5/h1-2,4H2
Molar Mass 70.11 g/mol
Molecular Formula C3H6N2
Synonyms B-Alaninenitrile;B-Aminopropionitrile;B-Cyanoethylamine;Beta-Aminopropionitrile;BAPN;Aminopropionitrile