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Descriptor English: Furylfuramide
Descriptor Spanish: Furilfuramida
Descriptor Portuguese: Furilfuramida
Descriptor French: 2-(Furan-2-yl)-3-(5-nitrofuran-2-yl)prop-2-énamide
Entry term(s): AF 2
AF-2
AF2
Tofuron
Tree number(s): D02.640.600.330
D03.383.312.649.330
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005668
Scope note: Used formerly as antimicrobial food additive. It causes mutations in many cell cultures and may be carcinogenic.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
Pharm Action: Mutagens
Registry Number: 054NR2135Y
CAS Type 1 Name: 2-Furanacetamide, alpha-((5-nitro-2-furanyl)methylene)-
Previous Indexing: Acrylamides (1973-1977)
Acrylates (1966-1972)
Nitrofurans (1966-1977)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under NITROFURANS 1978-90
History Note: 91(78); was see under NITROFURANS 1978-90
DeCS ID: 5805
Unique ID: D005668
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/04/22
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Furylfuramide - Preferred
Concept UI M0008905
Scope note Used formerly as antimicrobial food additive. It causes mutations in many cell cultures and may be carcinogenic.
Preferred term Furylfuramide
Tofuron - Narrower
Concept UI M0352064
Preferred term Tofuron
AF-2 - Narrower
Concept UI M0352065
Preferred term AF-2
Entry term(s) AF 2
AF2



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