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MedKoo CAT#: 531571

CAS#: 93987-29-2

Description: BI6015 is a small molecule antagonist of Hepatocyte nuclear factor 4α (HNF4α) that has been shown to repress the expression of known HNF4α target genes.

Price and Availability




BI6015 , is not in stock, may be available through custom synthesis. For cost-effective reason, minimum 1 gram order is requested. The product will be characterized by NMR, HPLC and MS analysis. Purity (HPLC) is usually >98%. CoA, QC data, MSDS will be provided when product is successfully made. The estimated lead time is 2-3 months. Please send email to to inquire quote.

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 531571
Name: BI6015
CAS#: 93987-29-2
Chemical Formula: C15H13N3O4S
Exact Mass: 331.0627
Molecular Weight: 331.35
Elemental Analysis: C, 54.37; H, 3.95; N, 12.68; O, 19.31; S, 9.68

Synonym: BI6015; BI 6015; BI-6015.

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 2-methyl-1-(2-methyl-5-nitrophenyl)sulfonylbenzimidazole


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C15H13N3O4S/c1-10-7-8-12(18(19)20)9-15(10)23(21,22)17-11(2)16-13-5-3-4-6-14(13)17/h3-9H,1-2H3

SMILES Code: O=S(N1C2=CC=CC=C2N=C1C)(C3=CC([N+]([O-])=O)=CC=C3C)=O

Technical Data

Solid powder

>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).

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).

Harmonized System Code:


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2: Kiselyuk A, Lee SH, Farber-Katz S, Zhang M, Athavankar S, Cohen T, Pinkerton AB, Ye M, Bushway P, Richardson AD, Hostetler HA, Rodriguez-Lee M, Huang L, Spangler B, Smith L, Higginbotham J, Cashman J, Freeze H, Itkin-Ansari P, Dawson MI, Schroeder F, Cang Y, Mercola M, Levine F. HNF4α antagonists discovered by a high-throughput screen for modulators of the human insulin promoter. Chem Biol. 2012 Jul 27;19(7):806-18. doi: 10.1016/j.chembiol.2012.05.014. PubMed PMID: 22840769; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3447631.