Sancycline HCl

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CAS#: 6625-20-3 (HCl)

Description: Sancycline, also known as GS-2147, is a semi-synthetic tetracycline antibiotic that is more active than tetracycline against 339 strains of anaerobic bacteria (average MIC90s = 1 and 32 μg/ml, respectively).

Chemical Structure

Sancycline HCl
CAS# 6625-20-3 (HCl)

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 329864
Name: Sancycline HCl
CAS#: 6625-20-3 (HCl)
Chemical Formula: C21H23ClN2O7
Exact Mass:
Molecular Weight: 450.872
Elemental Analysis: C, 55.94; H, 5.14; Cl, 7.86; N, 6.21; O, 24.84

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Related CAS #: 6625-20-3 (HCl)   808-26-4 (free base)    

Synonym: Sancycline HCl; 6-Demethyl-6-deoxytetracycline; GS 2147; GS-2147; GS2147; Bonomycin; NSC 51812 (as hydrochloride); Sanciclina.

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (4S,4aS,5aR,12aS)-4-(dimethylamino)-3,10,12,12a-tetrahydroxy-1,11-dioxo-1,4,4a,5,5a,6,11,12a-octahydrotetracene-2-carboxamide hydrochloride


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C21H22N2O7.ClH/c1-23(2)15-10-7-9-6-8-4-3-5-11(24)12(8)16(25)13(9)18(27)21(10,30)19(28)14(17(15)26)20(22)29;/h3-5,9-10,15,24,26-27,30H,6-7H2,1-2H3,(H2,22,29);1H/t9-,10-,15-,21-;/m0./s1

SMILES Code: O=C(C1=C(O)[C@@H](N(C)C)[C@@](C[C@@]2([H])C(C(C3=C(O)C=CC=C3C2)=O)=C4O)([H])[C@@]4(O)C1=O)N.[H]Cl

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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The following data is based on the product molecular weight 450.872 Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

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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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