Safrole oxide

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MedKoo CAT#: 592168

CAS#: 7470-44-2

Description: Safrole oxide induces endothelial-mesenchymal transition via the ATF4/p75NTR/IL-8 signal pathway.

Chemical Structure

Safrole oxide
CAS# 7470-44-2

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 592168
Name: Safrole oxide
CAS#: 7470-44-2
Chemical Formula: C10H10O3
Exact Mass: 178.063
Molecular Weight: 178.19
Elemental Analysis: C, 67.41; H, 5.66; O, 26.94

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Synonym: Safrole oxide; NSC 402793; NSC-402793; NSC402793

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 5-(oxiran-2-ylmethyl)benzo[d][1,3]dioxole


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C10H10O3/c1-2-9-10(13-6-12-9)4-7(1)3-8-5-11-8/h1-2,4,8H,3,5-6H2


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

Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 178.19 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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1: Ge D, Jing Q, Zhao W, Yue H, Su L, Zhang S, Zhao J. Finding ATF4/p75NTR/IL-8 signal pathway in endothelial-mesenchymal transition by safrole oxide. PLoS One. 2014 Jun 6;9(6):e99378. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0099378. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 24905361; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4048316.

2: Su L, Zhao J, Zhao BX, Zhang SL, Miao JY. Safrole oxide induces human umbilical vein endothelial cell transdifferentiation to 5-hydroxytryptaminergic neuron-like cells through tropomyosin receptor kinase A/cyclooxygenase 2/nuclear factor-kappa B/interleukin 8 signaling. Int J Biochem Cell Biol. 2011 Oct;43(10):1512-22. doi: 10.1016/j.biocel.2011.07.002. Epub 2011 Jul 13. PubMed PMID: 21777689.

3: Su L, Zhao B, Lv X, Wang N, Zhao J, Zhang S, Miao J. Safrole oxide induces neuronal apoptosis through inhibition of integrin beta4/SOD activity and elevation of ROS/NADPH oxidase activity. Life Sci. 2007 Feb 20;80(11):999-1006. Epub 2006 Dec 1. PubMed PMID: 17188719.

4: Zhao J, Miao J, Zhao B, Zhang S, Yin D. Safrole oxide inhibits angiogenesis by inducing apoptosis. Vascul Pharmacol. 2005 Jun;43(1):69-74. PubMed PMID: 15936989.