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MedKoo CAT#: 412268

CAS#: 150956-50-6

Description: Canventol inhibits tumor necrosis factor alpha release and protein isoprenylation

Chemical Structure

CAS# 150956-50-6

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 412268
Name: Canventol
CAS#: 150956-50-6
Chemical Formula: C12H20O
Exact Mass: 180.1514
Molecular Weight: 180.29
Elemental Analysis: C, 79.94; H, 11.18; O, 8.87

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Synonym: Canventol; DL-Canventol

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 2-Cyclohexen-1-ol, 2-(1-methylethyl)-4-(1-methylethylidene)-, (+-)-


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C12H20O/c1-8(2)10-5-6-12(13)11(7-10)9(3)4/h7,9,12-13H,5-6H2,1-4H3

SMILES Code: OC1C(C(C)C)=C/C(CC1)=C(C)\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 180.29 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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