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Sigma-Aldrich

Ammonium tetrathiomolybdate

99.97% trace metals basis

Synonym(s):
Diammonium tetrathiomolybdate, Ammonium thiomolybdate
Linear Formula:
(NH4)2MoS4
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
260.28
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.23

Quality Level

assay

99.97% trace metals basis

form

crystalline

reaction suitability

reagent type: catalyst
core: molybdenum

impurities

≤ 350.0  ppm Trace Metal Analysis

mp

>300 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

[NH4+].[NH4+].[S-][Mo]([S-])(=S)=S

InChI

1S/Mo.2H3N.4S/h;2*1H3;;;;/q;;;;;2*-1/p+2

InChI key

PQNOIAHNKHBLRN-UHFFFAOYSA-P

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Application

This classic building block for transition metal sulfide cluster compounds was recently used in a low-temperature, solid state synthesis of a new series of heterometallic sulfide clusters stabilized with dppm [bis(diphenylphosphino)methane] ligands.
Ring opening of aziridines leading to sulfides and disulfides.

Packaging

1, 10, 50 g in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Acts as a chelator in vivo to reduce copper levels. Tetrathiomolybdate interferes with angiogenesis and reduces tumor growth. Its mechanism may involve inhibition of NF-κB and downstream cytokines.

storage_class_code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Satoru Yamasaki et al.
The Journal of cell biology, 177(4), 637-645 (2007-05-16)
Zinc is an essential trace element required for enzymatic activity and for maintaining the conformation of many transcription factors; thus, zinc homeostasis is tightly regulated. Although zinc affects several signaling molecules and may act as a neurotransmitter, it remains unknown...
George J Brewer
Current cancer drug targets, 5(3), 195-202 (2005-05-17)
Tetrathiomolybdate (TM) is a novel anticopper agent under development for use in Wilson's disease. It acts by forming a stable tripartite complex with serum albumin and copper, rendering the complexed copper unavailable for cellular uptake. TM is a very potent...
Yu Cheng et al.
Molecular pharmaceutics, 16(8), 3489-3501 (2019-06-28)
Recently, multifunctional clearable inorganic theranostic nanoparticles have been attracting more and more attention. Protein-based nanoparticles can be cleared by the hepatobiliary system efficiently. In this work, ultrasmall gadolinium oxide (Gd2O3) nanoparticles, which possess the advantage of high longitudinal relaxation rate...
Devarajulu Sureshkumar et al.
The Journal of organic chemistry, 72(6), 2106-2117 (2007-02-24)
A comprehensive study of a general and effective one-step procedure for the synthesis of beta-sulfonamidodisulfides directly from N-tosyl aziridines in a regio- and stereospecific manner under neutral conditions without the use of any Lewis acid or base has been reported....
Lang, J-P. Tatsumi, K.
Inorganic Chemistry, 37, 6308-6308 (1998)
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