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CCRIS 5298     nitro ethaneperoxoate

Synonyms: AG-E-65537, HSDB 7552, CTK1A3122, LS-102465, CH3C(O)OONO2, ...
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Disease relevance of nitro ethaneperoxoate


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Biological context of nitro ethaneperoxoate


Anatomical context of nitro ethaneperoxoate


Associations of nitro ethaneperoxoate with other chemical compounds

  • In Los Angeles, contaminants include carbon monoxide, ozone, peroxyacetylnitrate (PAN) and nitrogen oxides, whereas in older European cities, such as Sarajevo, "reducing smog" of sulfur dioxide is the main hazard [12].
  • Measurements of peroxyacetyl nitrate (PAN), NO, NO2, HNO3, NOy (total odd nitrogen), and O3 were made in the high-latitude troposphere over North America and Greenland (35 degrees to 82 degrees N) during the Arctic Boundary Layer Expedition (ABLE 3A) (July-August 1988) throughout 0-to 6-km altitudes [13].

Gene context of nitro ethaneperoxoate


Analytical, diagnostic and therapeutic context of nitro ethaneperoxoate

  • Near real-time measurements of light non-methane hydrocarbons (NMHCs) and peroxyacetyl nitrate (PAN) have been performed in the free troposphere using two fast gas chromatography (GC) instruments designed for use on aircraft [15].


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