2-pyrrolidone


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2-pyrrolidone

[¦tü pə′räl·ə‚dēn]
(organic chemistry)
C4H7ON Combustible, light-yellow liquid, boiling at 245°C; soluble in ethyl alcohol, water, chloroform, and carbon disulfide; used as a plasticizer and polymer solvent, in insecticides and specialty inks, and as a nylon-4 precursor.
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Betaine, Sodium Diodecyl Sulfate (SDS), Succinic Anhydride (SA), N-Methyl 2-Pyrrolidone (NMP), Boric acid, Sodium hydroxide (NaOH), Ethanol, Bovine Serum Albumin (BSA), Formamide and Salmon sperm DNA were purchased from Sigma.
High purity methyl hydroquinone (MeHQ)(Aldrich); 4,4-difluoro benzophenone (DFBP)(Spectrochem, India); anhydrous potassium carbonate (BDH, India); N-methyl 2-pyrrolidone (NMP)(SRL, India), toluene (Qualigens, India) were used for the synthesis of PEEKMOH.