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MedKoo CAT#: 598207

CAS#: 16118-49-3

Description: Carbetamide is a mitosis inhibitor.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 16118-49-3

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 598207
Name: Carbetamide
CAS#: 16118-49-3
Chemical Formula: C12H16N2O3
Exact Mass: 236.12
Molecular Weight: 236.270
Elemental Analysis: C, 61.00; H, 6.83; N, 11.86; O, 20.31

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Synonym: Carbetamide; EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 259200; 11,561 RP; Caswell No. 159B;

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (R)-1-(ethylamino)-1-oxopropan-2-yl phenylcarbamate


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C12H16N2O3/c1-3-13-11(15)9(2)17-12(16)14-10-7-5-4-6-8-10/h4-9H,3H2,1-2H3,(H,13,15)(H,14,16)/t9-/m1/s1


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 236.27 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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