3'-Deoxyadenosine

  • Cordycepin
  • Adenosine 3'-deoxyriboside
  • 9-Cordyceposidoadenine
  • 3-Deoxyribosyl adenine
  • 9-(3-Deoxy-b-D-erythro-pentofuranosyl)-9H-purin-6-amine
  • 9-[3-Deoxy-3-(hydroxymethyl)-b-D-erythrofuranosyl]adenine
Formula
C10H13N5O3
Structure
Uses
used for 3'-end labeling of RNA.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
73-03-0
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
200-791-4
RTECS
AU7358610
RTECS class
Mutagen; Reproductive Effector
Merck
12,2593
Beilstein/Gmelin
35194
Beilstein Reference
4-26-00-03594
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
New Zealand
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C10H13N5O3
Formula mass
251.25
Melting point, °C
225 - 226
Boiling point, °C
627
Vapor pressure, mmHg
1E-16 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Soluble
pKa/pKb
10.75 (pKb)
Heat of vaporization
97.6 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store at -20 C.
Protection
Wear appropriate government approved respirator, chemical-resistant gloves, safety goggles, other protective clothing.
Small spills/leaks
Sweep up, place in a bag and hold for waste disposal. Avoid raising dust. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Stability
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide, Nitrogen oxides.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
333
Fire fighting
Extinguish using Water spray. Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or appropriate foam. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
Hazards
Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.

Health.
Exposure effects
Harmful. Limited evidence of a carcinogenic effect. Possible mutagen.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
   Inhalation
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If breathing becomes difficult, call a physician.
   Skin
In case of skin contact, flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Call a physician.
   Eyes
In case of contact with eyes, flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Assure adequate flushing by separating the eyelids with fingers. Call a physician.

Transport.