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MedKoo CAT#: 531358

CAS#: 848591-89-9

Description: A-582941 is a positive allosteric modulator.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 848591-89-9

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 531358
Name: A-582941
CAS#: 848591-89-9
Chemical Formula: C17H20N4
Exact Mass: 280.1688
Molecular Weight: 280.375
Elemental Analysis: C, 72.83; H, 7.19; N, 19.98

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Synonym: A-582941

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 3-{5-methyl-octahydropyrrolo[3,4-c]pyrrol-2-yl}-6-phenylpyridazine


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C17H20N4/c1-20-9-14-11-21(12-15(14)10-20)17-8-7-16(18-19-17)13-5-3-2-4-6-13/h2-8,14-15H,9-12H2,1H3


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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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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