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MedKoo CAT#: 563955

CAS#: 1799734-10-3

Description: UM-C162 is an anti-virulence agent, rescuing nematodes from a Staphylococcus aureus infection and preventing the formation of biofilm in a dose-dependent manner without interfering with bacterial viability.

Price and Availability

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Pricing updated 2020-10-29. Prices are subject to change without notice.

UM-C162 is not in stock, may be available through custom synthesis. For cost-effective reason, minimum 1 gram order is requested. The product will be characterized by NMR, HPLC and MS analysis. Purity (HPLC) is usually >98%. CoA, QC data, MSDS will be provided when product is successfully made. The estimated lead time is 2-3 months. Please send email to to inquire quote.

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 563955
Name: UM-C162
CAS#: 1799734-10-3
Chemical Formula: C30H25N3O4
Exact Mass: 491.1845
Molecular Weight: 491.55
Elemental Analysis: C, 73.31; H, 5.13; N, 8.55; O, 13.02

Synonym: UM-C162; UM-C162; UM C162

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 2-(4'-((3-Acetamidobenzyl)oxy)-[1,1'-biphenyl]-4-yl)-6-methyl-1H-benzo[d]imidazole-4-carboxylic acid


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C30H25N3O4/c1-18-14-26(30(35)36)28-27(15-18)32-29(33-28)23-8-6-21(7-9-23)22-10-12-25(13-11-22)37-17-20-4-3-5-24(16-20)31-19(2)34/h3-16H,17H2,1-2H3,(H,31,34)(H,32,33)(H,35,36)

SMILES Code: O=C(C1=C2C(NC(C3=CC=C(C4=CC=C(OCC5=CC=CC(NC(C)=O)=C5)C=C4)C=C3)=N2)=CC(C)=C1)O

Technical Data

Solid powder

>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).

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).

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1: Kong C, Chee CF, Richter K, Thomas N, Abd Rahman N, Nathan S. Suppression of Staphylococcus aureus biofilm formation and virulence by a benzimidazole derivative, UM-C162. Sci Rep. 2018 Feb 9;8(1):2758. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-21141-2. PubMed PMID: 29426873; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5807447.