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2(3H)-Benzofuranone is used in the synthesis of indolinones and analogues in the treatment of cancers. Also used in the synthesis of antitumor bis-indole derivatives. Impurity in the synthesis of Azoxystrobin (A965150).
Catalog #160094
Melting Point116-118°C
SolubilityChloroform, Ethyl Acetate
CAS Number553-86-6
Molecular FormulaC8H6O2
Molecular Weight134.13
Important NoteThis product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological. Toxicity and Hazards: All products should be handled by qualified personnel only, trained in laboratory procedures.
Alternate names2,3-Dihydrobenzofuran-2-one; 2-Benzofuranone; 2-Coumaranone; 2-Coumarone; 3H-Benzofuran-2-one; Benzo[b]furan-2(3H)-one; Cumaranone; Isophthalide; NSC 227414; o-Hydroxyphenylacetic acid -lactone; -Coumaranone

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