S 16020-2

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MedKoo CAT#: 585118

CAS#: 178169-99-8

Description: S 16020-2 is an olivacine derivative, and DNA topoisomerase II inhibitor endowed with a remarkable antitumor activity against various experimental tumors.

Chemical Structure

S 16020-2
CAS# 178169-99-8

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 585118
Name: S 16020-2
CAS#: 178169-99-8
Chemical Formula: C22H26Cl2N4O2
Exact Mass: 448.14
Molecular Weight: 449.376
Elemental Analysis: C, 58.80; H, 5.83; Cl, 15.78; N, 12.47; O, 7.12

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Synonym: S 16020-2; S16020-2; S-16020-2

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 6H-Pyrido(4,3-b)carbazole-1-carboxamide, N-(2-(dimethylamino)ethyl)-9-hydroxy-5,6-dimethyl-, dihydrochloride


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C22H24N4O2.2ClH/c1-13-15-7-8-23-20(22(28)24-9-10-25(2)3)17(15)12-18-16-11-14(27)5-6-19(16)26(4)21(13)18;;/h5-8,11-12,27H,9-10H2,1-4H3,(H,24,28);2*1H

SMILES Code: O=C(C1=NC=CC2=C(C)C(N(C)C3=C4C=C(O)C=C3)=C4C=C21)NCCN(C)C.[H]Cl.[H]Cl

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: 2934.99.9001

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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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