Research Article: 2-[(2-Meth­oxy­eth­yl)sulfan­yl]-4-(2-methyl­prop­yl)-6-oxo-1,6-dihydro­pyrimidine-5-carbonitrile

Date Published: May 01, 2012

Publisher: International Union of Crystallography

Author(s): Ali A. El-Emam, Güneş Demirtaş, Necmi Dege, Omar A. Al-Deeb, Nasser R. El-Brollosy.


In the title compound, C12H17N3O2S, the 4-methyl-2-methyl­sulfanyl-6-oxo-1,6-dihydro­pyrimidine-5-carbonitrile part of the mol­ecule is almost planar (r.m.s deviation = 0.062 Å). In the crystal, mol­ecules form centrosymmetric dimers via pairs of N—H⋯O hydrogen bonds.

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For related pyrimidine structures, see: Yan et al. (2011 ▶); El-Brollosy et al. (2011 ▶); Nasir et al. (2010 ▶); Tiekink (1989 ▶); Al-Deeb et al. (2012 ▶); Durkaya et al. (2011 ▶).