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MedKoo CAT#: 584836

CAS#: 108692-47-3

Description: Nectrisine is an inhibitor of alpha-glucosidases produced by the fungus, Nectria lucida F-4490.

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Pricing updated 2020-09-28. Prices are subject to change without notice.

Nectrisine 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#: 584836
Name: Nectrisine
CAS#: 108692-47-3
Chemical Formula: C5H9NO3
Exact Mass: 131.0582
Molecular Weight: 131.131
Elemental Analysis: C, 45.80; H, 6.92; N, 10.68; O, 36.60

Synonym: Nectrisine; FR 900483; WF 4490

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (2R-(2-alpha,3-beta,4-alpha))-3,4-Dihydro-2-(hydroxymethyl)-2H-pyrrole-3,4-diol


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C5H9NO3/c7-2-3-5(9)4(8)1-6-3/h1,3-5,7-9H,2H2/t3-,4-,5-/m1/s1

SMILES Code: O[C@@H]1[C@@H](CO)N=C[C@H]1O

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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