Acetylcholine perchlorate

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MedKoo CAT#: 592229

CAS#: 927-86-6

Description: Acetylcholine perchlorate is the perchlorate salt of acetylcholine. Acetylcholine is an endogenous neurotransmitter at cholinergic synapses that amplifies action potential of the sarcolemma thereby inducing muscle contractions.

Chemical Structure

Acetylcholine perchlorate
CAS# 927-86-6

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 592229
Name: Acetylcholine perchlorate
CAS#: 927-86-6
Chemical Formula: C7H16ClNO6
Exact Mass: 245.0666
Molecular Weight: 245.66
Elemental Analysis: C, 34.23; H, 6.57; Cl, 14.43; N, 5.70; O, 39.08

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Synonym: Acetylcholine perchlorate; AI3-51678; AI3 51678; AI351678

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (2-Acetoxyethyl)trimethylammonium perchlorate

InChi Key: InChI=1S/C7H16NO2.ClHO4/c1-7(9)10-6-5-8(2,3)4;2-1(3,4)5/h5-6H2,1-4H3;(H,2,3,4,5)/q+1;/p-1

InChi Code: InChI=1S/C7H16NO2.ClHO4/c1-7(9)10-6-5-8(2,3)4;2-1(3,4)5/h5-6H2,1-4H3;(H,2,3,4,5)/q+1;/p-1

SMILES Code: C[N+](C)(CCOC(C)=O)C.O=Cl(=O)([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

Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 245.66 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: Yoder RM, Chan JHM, Taube JS. Acetylcholine contributes to the integration of self-movement cues in head direction cells. Behav Neurosci. 2017 Aug;131(4):312-24. doi: 10.1037/bne0000205. PubMed PMID: 28714717; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5535758.

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