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MedKoo CAT#: 597349

CAS#: 979-92-0

Description: S-Adenosylhomocysteine is an amino acid derivative used in several metabolic pathways in most organisms. It is an intermediate in the synthesis of cysteine and adenosine.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 979-92-0

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 597349
Name: S-Adenosylhomocysteine
CAS#: 979-92-0
Chemical Formula: C14H20N6O5S
Exact Mass: 384.1216
Molecular Weight: 384.41
Elemental Analysis: C, 43.74; H, 5.24; N, 21.86; O, 20.81; S, 8.34

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Synonym: S-Adenosyl-L-homocysteine; S-Adenosylhomocysteine;

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (5S)-2-amino-5-((2S,3S,4R,5R)-5-(6-amino-9H-purin-9-yl)-3,4-dihydroxytetrahydrofuran-2-yl)-5-mercaptopentanoic acid


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C14H20N6O5S/c15-5(14(23)24)1-2-6(26)10-8(21)9(22)13(25-10)20-4-19-7-11(16)17-3-18-12(7)20/h3-6,8-10,13,21-22,26H,1-2,15H2,(H,23,24)(H2,16,17,18)/t5?,6-,8-,9+,10+,13+/m0/s1

SMILES Code: S[C@@H](CCC(N)C(O)=O)[C@@H]1[C@H]([C@H]([C@H](N2C=NC3=C(N=CN=C32)N)O1)O)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: >3 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: 2934.99.03.00

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The following data is based on the product molecular weight 384.41 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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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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