Synonyms: "5-amino-1-[2,6-dichloro-4-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl]-4-[(trifluoromethyl)sulfinyl]-1H-pyrazole-3-carbonitrile"

Source: fipronil is a broad-spectrum insecticide in the phenylpyrazole chemical family.


IUPAC Name: 5-amino-1-[2,6-dichloro-4-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl]-4-(trifluoromethylsulfinyl)pyrazole-3-carbonitrile
CAS Number: 120068-37-3
PubChem ID: 3352
Canonical SMILES: C1=C(C=C(C(=C1Cl)N2C(=C(C(=N2)C#N)S(=O)C(F)(F)F)N)Cl)C(F)(F)F

Structural Properties:

Molecular Formula: C12H4Cl2F6N4OS
Molecular Weight: 437,148

Pharmacophore Features:

Number of bond donors: 1
Number of bond acceptors: 4
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 26


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Evidence Supporting This Chemical as an Endocrine Disruptor
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Hurley PM, Hill RN, Whiting RJ. 1998. Mode of carcinogenic action of pesticides inducing thyroid follicular cell tumors in rodents [review]. Environ Health Perspect 106(8):437-445.
Lemaire G, Mnif W, Pascussi JM, Pillon A, Rabenoelina F, Fenet H, Gomez E, Casellas C, Nicolas JC, Cavailles V, Duchesne MJ, Balaguer P. 2006. Identification of new human pregnane X receptor ligands among pesticides using a stable reporter cell system. Toxicol Sci 91(2):501-509.

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