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Chinese VX

Chinese VX[1]
Chinese VX.svg
IUPAC name
O-Butyl S-[2-(diethylamino)ethyl] methylphosphonothioate
Other names
3D model (JSmol)
Molar mass 267.37 g·mol−1
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Infobox references

Chinese VX (CVX) is an organophosphate nerve agent of the V-series. It is the structural isomer of VX.[2]

See also


  1. ^ Antonijevic, B.; Stojiljkovic, M. P. (1 March 2007). "Unequal Efficacy of Pyridinium Oximes in Acute Organophosphate Poisoning". Clinical Medicine & Research. 5 (1): 71–82. doi:10.3121/cmr.2007.701. PMC 1855336. PMID 17456837.
  2. ^ Wandhammer, Marielle; Carletti, Eugénie; Van der Schans, Marcel; Gillon, Emilie; Nicolet, Yvain; Masson, Patrick; Goeldner, Maurice; Noort, Daan; Nachon, Florian (13 May 2011). "Structural Study of the Complex Stereoselectivity of Human Butyrylcholinesterase for the Neurotoxic V-agents". Journal of Biological Chemistry. 286 (19): 16783–16789. doi:10.1074/jbc.M110.209569. PMC 3089521. PMID 21454498.