DOPAMINE - (51-61-6)

introduction

prénom: dopamine; 4-(2-aminoethyl)benzene-1,2-diol; 2-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)ethylamine
* IUPAC
Numero CAS: 51-61-6
Formule chimique: C8H11NO2
Masse molaire: 153.17844 g
Pourcentage de masse: C 62.727 %; H 7.2381 %; N 9.1440 %; O 20.889 % 

Classification

• BIO • aromatique • phénol • amine primaire

Usages / Fonction

• "Dopamine plays a significant role in activating the brain's reward center, which is located in the hypothalamus, an area of the lower middle of the brain..." 1

Bonding

Obligations doubles: 3
Obligations Triple: 0
Obligations Sigma: 22
Obligations Pi: 3
Total: 25
carboxyl Groupes: 0
Les groupes hydroxylés: 2

Pour plus d'informations

Wikipédia
Les magazines:
Maxmen, Amy. Dopamine's Role Linked to Location. Science News, August 2, 2008, p 8.

Sources

(1) - Suchocki, John. Conceptual Chemistry: Understanding Our World of Atoms and Molecules; Addison Wesley: San Francisco, California, 2001; p 456.