Indole-3-Acetonitrile Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Indole-3-Acetonitrile Properties


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Indole-3-Acetonitrile is a phytoalexin.It is common in cruciferous vegetables such as cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli, and Brussels sprouts. It is used in organic synthesis.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Off-White Crystal
Boiling Point 156-160°C
CAS Number 771-51-7
HS Code 29339990
IUPAC Name 1H-Indol-3-ylacetonitrile
InChI 1S/C10H8N2/c11-6-5-8-7-12-10-4-2-1-3-9(8)10/h1-4,7,12H,5H2
Melting Point 33-35°C
Molar Mass 156.18 g/mol
Molecular Formula C10H8N2
Synonyms 3-Indolyl-Acetonitrile; (Indol-3-yl)Acetonitrile;Usaf cb-29; Indolylacetonitrile; 3-Dodecenoyl CoA;3-Indolylacetonitrile uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X