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MedKoo CAT#: 412259

CAS#: 20421-31-2

Description: Canadensolide is an antifungal metabolite of Penicillium canadense

Chemical Structure

CAS# 20421-31-2

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 412259
Name: Canadensolide
CAS#: 20421-31-2
Chemical Formula: C11H14O4
Exact Mass: 210.0892
Molecular Weight: 210.23
Elemental Analysis: C, 62.85; H, 6.71; O, 30.44

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Synonym: Canadensolide

IUPAC/Chemical Name: Furo(3,4-b)furan-2,4-dione, 6-butyltetrahydro-3-methylene-, (3aS,6R,6aR)-


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C11H14O4/c1-3-4-5-7-9-8(11(13)14-7)6(2)10(12)15-9/h7-9H,2-5H2,1H3/t7-,8+,9+/m1/s1

SMILES Code: O=C(O[C@]1([H])[C@@]2([H])C(O[C@@H]1CCCC)=O)C2=C

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

Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 210.23 Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

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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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1: Li Y, Teng Z, Parkin KL, Wang Q, Zhang Q, Luo W, Ma D, Zhao M. Identification of bioactive metabolites dihydrocanadensolide, Kojic acid, and vanillic acid in soy sauce using GC-MS, NMR spectroscopy, and single-crystal X-ray diffraction. J Agric Food Chem. 2014 Aug 20;62(33):8392-401. doi: 10.1021/jf502159m. Epub 2014 Aug 11. PMID: 25090452.

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3: Yu M, Lynch V, Pagenkopf BL. Intramolecular cyclopropanation of glycals: studies toward the synthesis of canadensolide, sporothriolide, and xylobovide. Org Lett. 2001 Aug 9;3(16):2563-6. doi: 10.1021/ol016239h. PMID: 11483061.

4: McCorkindale NJ, Wright JL, Brian PW, Clarke SM, Hutchinson SA. Canadensolide --an antifungal metabolite of Penicillium canadense. Tetrahedron Lett. 1968 Feb;6:727-30. doi: 10.1016/s0040-4039(00)75621-8. PMID: 5640098.