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The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, For more information see: Degtyarenko et al. (2008) ChEBI: a database and ontology for chemical entities of biological interest. Nucleic Acids Res. 36, D344–D350.

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Accession:CHEBI:73755 term browser browse the term
Definition:A member of the class of hydrazines that is hydrazine in which one of the hydrogens attached to each nitrogen is replaced by a methyl group. A powerful DNA alkylating agent and carcinogen, it is used to induce colon cancer in laboratory rats and mice.
Synonyms:related_synonym: (CH3NH)2;   (MeNH)2;   1,2-DMH;   1,2-Dimethylhydrazin;   DMH;   Formula=C2H8N2;   InChI=1S/C2H8N2/c1-3-4-2/h3-4H,1-2H3;   InChIKey=DIIIISSCIXVANO-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   MeNHNHMe;   N,N'-dimethylhydrazine;   SDMH;   SMILES=CNNC;   hydrazomethane;   sym-dimethylhydrazine;   symmetrical-dimethylhydrazine
 xref: CAS:540-73-8;   KEGG:C19176
 xref_mesh: MESH:D019813
 xref: PMID:21193881;   Reaxys:1730826;   Wikipedia:1\,2-dimethylhydrazine
 cyclic_relationship: is_conjugate_base_of CHEBI:73760

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                atom 19814
                  main group element atom 19702
                    main group molecular entity 19702
                      p-block molecular entity 19702
                        pnictogen molecular entity 18674
                          nitrogen molecular entity 18565
                            hydrazines 10300
                              1,2-dimethylhydrazine 9968
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