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MedKoo CAT#: 591120

CAS#: 958-09-8

Description: 2'-Deoxyadenosine is the DNA nucleoside A, which pairs with deoxythymidine (T) in double-stranded DNA.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 958-09-8

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 591120
Name: 2'-Deoxyadenosine
CAS#: 958-09-8
Chemical Formula: C10H13N5O3
Exact Mass: 251.1018
Molecular Weight: 251.25
Elemental Analysis: C, 47.81; H, 5.22; N, 27.88; O, 19.10

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Synonym: 2'-Deoxyadenosine; NSC 141848; NSC141848; NSC-141848

IUPAC/Chemical Name: Adenosine, 2'-deoxy,


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C10H13N5O3/c11-9-8-10(13-3-12-9)15(4-14-8)7-1-5(17)6(2-16)18-7/h3-7,16-17H,1-2H2,(H2,11,12,13)/t5-,6+,7+/m0/s1

SMILES Code: OC[C@@H]1[C@H](C[C@H](N2C=NC3=C(N=CN=C32)N)O1)O

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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