WARNING: This product is for research use only, not for human or veterinary use.

MedKoo CAT#: 564343

CAS#: 678-26-2

Description: NVX-108 is an exceptional oxygen transporter which increases brain tissue oxygen tension (PbtO2) when administered soon after traumatic brain injury (TBI).

Price and Availability




NVX-108 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 sales@medkoo.com to inquire quote.

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 564343
Name: NVX-108
CAS#: 678-26-2
Chemical Formula: C5F12
Exact Mass: 287.9808
Molecular Weight: 288.04
Elemental Analysis: C, 20.85; F, 79.15

Synonym: Perfluoropentane; Dodecafluoropentane; DDFP; NVX108; NVX 108; NVX-108

IUPAC/Chemical Name: Perfluoropentane; Dodecafluoropentane


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C5F12/c6-1(7,2(8,9)4(12,13)14)3(10,11)5(15,16)17

SMILES Code: FC(F)(F)C(F)(F)C(F)(F)C(F)(F)C(F)(F)F

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).

Harmonized System Code:


1: Mullah SH, Saha BK, Abutarboush R, Walker PB, Haque A, Arnaud FG, Hazzard B, Auker CR, McCarron RM, Scultetus AH, Moon-Massat P. Perfluorocarbon NVX-108 increased cerebral oxygen tension after traumatic brain injury in rats. Brain Res. 2016 Mar 1;1634:132-139. doi: 10.1016/j.brainres.2016.01.012. Epub 2016 Jan 12. PubMed PMID: 26794250.

2: Moon-Massat PF, Abutarboush R, Pappas G, Haque A, Aligbe C, Arnaud F, Auker C, McCarron R, Scultetus A. Effects of perfluorocarbon dodecafluoropentane (NVX-108) on cerebral microvasculature in the healthy rat. Curr Drug Discov Technol. 2014;11(3):220-6. PubMed PMID: 25007887.