1,4-naphthoquinone

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1,4-naphthoquinone

[¦wən ¦fȯr ‚naf·thə·kwə′nōn]
(organic chemistry)
C10H6O2 Greenish-yellow powder soluble in organic solvents, slightly soluble in water; melts at 123-126°C; used as an antimycotic agent, in synthesis, and as a rubber polymerization regulator.
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Hathaway, "Naphthoquinone antimalarials; 2-hydroxy-3-substituted-aminoethyl derivatives by the Mannich reaction," Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol.
Synthesis and SAR study of novel anticancer and antimicrobial naphthoquinone amide derivatives.Bioorg Med Chem Lett.
Production in high yield of a naphthoquinone by a hairy root culture of Sesamum indicum.
The taxonomic significance of naphthoquinones in the Droseraceae.
2-(6-oxido-6H-dibenz<c,e> <1,2> oxaphosphorin-6-yl)-1,4-naphthalene diol, 1, was synthesized from DOPO and naphthoquinone (26).
Common causes of acquired methaemoglobinaemia Acetanilid Naphthoquinone p-amino salicylic acid Naphthalene Aniline dyes Nitrites Benzene derivatives Nitroglycerin Clofazimine Nitric oxide Chlorates Nitrobenzene Chloroquine Paraquat Dapsone Phenacetin Local anaesthetic agents Phenazopyridine Metoclopramide Primaquine Methylene blue (paradoxically can transiently Sulfonamides worsen methaemoglobinaemia)
In this regard, the researchers fabricated modified glassy carbon electrode by means of functionalized carbon nanotube to electrochemically measure cysteamine.The stabilization of electron transfer mediums like carbon nanotubes and naphthoquinone compounds on electrode beds was characterized by SEM images.
The major peaks in our analysis indicate the presence of naphthoquinone, 2-tridecanone, 2-tetradecanone, 2-pentadecanone, 6-methyl1,4-naphthoquinone, 6-methyl-1,4-naphthalenediol, and at least four unsaturated ketones, two of which correspond to peaks S and U as noted by Raspotnig et al.