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1,8-Diazafluoren-9-one

1,8-Diazafluoren-9-one
1,8-Diazafluoren-9-one
Product Code : 715
Product Description

1,8-Diazafluoren-9-one

  • Synonym: Cyclopenta[1,2-b:4,3-b’]dipyridin-9-one

    • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation): C11H6N2O

    • Molecular Weight: 182.18

    • CAS Number: 54078-29-4

 

Properties



mp   229-233 °C
solubility   acetic acid: soluble10 mg/mL, clear
fluorescence   λex 470 nm; λem 570 nm
storage temp.   2-8°C

Description

Other Notes

Reagent forming highly fluorescent derivatives with amino acids (excitation ~470 nm; emission ~570 nm). Used for the detection of latent fingerprints on paper with high sensitivity.[1]

Packaging

Bottomless glass bottle. Contents are inside inserted fused cone.

Application

1,8-Diazafluoren-9-one (DFO) is used in forensic science to detect latent fingerprints on paper and other materials. DFO forms highly fluorescent derivatives with amino acids (excitation ~470 nm; emission ~570 nm).


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