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MedKoo CAT#: 412238

CAS#: 130036-26-9

Description: Calixarene is a henolic metacyclophanes derived from condensation of PHENOLS and ALDEHYDES. The name derives from the vase-like molecular structures. A bracketed [n] indicates the number of aromatic rings.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 130036-26-9

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 412238
Name: Calixarene
CAS#: 130036-26-9
Chemical Formula: C56H72O12
Exact Mass: 936.5024
Molecular Weight: 937.18
Elemental Analysis: C, 71.77; H, 7.74; O, 20.49

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Synonym: Calixarene;

IUPAC/Chemical Name: Acetic acid, 2,2',2'',2'''-((25,26,27,28-tetrakis(1,1-dimethylethyl)pentacyclo(,7).1(9,13).1(15,19))octacosa-1(25),3,5,7(28),9,11,13(27),15,17,19(26),21,23-dodecaene-5,11,17,23-tetrayl)tetrakis(oxy))tetrakis-, tetramethyl ester


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C56H72O12/c1-53(2,3)49-33-17-35-23-42(66-30-46(58)62-14)25-37(50(35)54(4,5)6)19-39-27-44(68-32-48(60)64-16)28-40(52(39)56(10,11)12)20-38-26-43(67-31-47(59)63-15)24-36(51(38)55(7,8)9)18-34(49)22-41(21-33)65-29-45(57)61-13/h21-28H,17-20,29-32H2,1-16H3


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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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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