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MedKoo CAT#: 530420

CAS#: 221564-97-2

Description: K-111, also known as BM-170744, is a PPAR alpha agonist potentially for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus and hyperlipidemia. K-111 has shown efficacy in improving insulin resistance, reducing bodyweight, and ameliorating atherogenic dyslipidemia. Preliminary evidence suggests that toxicity and adverse events are low.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 221564-97-2

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 530420
Name: K-111
CAS#: 221564-97-2
Chemical Formula: C18H25Cl3O2
Exact Mass: 378.092
Molecular Weight: 379.746
Elemental Analysis: C, 56.93; H, 6.64; Cl, 28.01; O, 8.43

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Synonym: K-111; BM-170744; K111; BM170744; K 111; BM 170744.

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 2,2-dichloro-12-(4-chlorophenyl)dodecanoic acid


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C18H25Cl3O2/c19-16-12-10-15(11-13-16)9-7-5-3-1-2-4-6-8-14-18(20,21)17(22)23/h10-13H,1-9,14H2,(H,22,23)


Appearance: Solid powder

Purity: >98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition: Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition: Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Solubility: Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life: >2 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation: This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage: 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

HS Tariff Code: 2934.99.9001

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 1.15 mL 5.76 mL 11.51 mL
5 mM 0.23 mL 1.15 mL 2.3 mL
10 mM 0.12 mL 0.58 mL 1.15 mL
50 mM 0.02 mL 0.12 mL 0.23 mL

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