OBO ID: CHEBI:85968
Term Name: BNPS-skatole Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 2-(2-nitrophenyl)-3-methyl-3-bromoindolenine
  • 3-bromo-3-methyl-2-(2-nitrophenyl)sulfanylindole
  • 3-bromo-3-methyl-2-(2-nitrophenylthio)-3H-indole
  • 3-bromo-3-methyl-2-[(2-nitrophenyl)sulfanyl]-3H-indole
  • Bnps-skatole
Definition: A bromoindole that is 3H-indole in which the hydrogen at position 2 has been replaced by an (o-nitrophenyl)sulfanyl group and in which the hydrogens at position 3 have been replaced by a bromine and a methyl group. It is used particularly for the selective cleavage of tryptophanyl peptide bonds (cleavage occurs at peptide bonds after amino acids with available C(gamma)=C(delta) double bonds such as tryptophan, tyrosine, and histidine).
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Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available