Daunorubicin hydrochloride

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MedKoo CAT#: 100240

CAS#: 23541-50-6 (HCl)

Description: Daunorubicin hydrochloride is the hydrochloride salt of an anthracycline antineoplastic antibiotic with therapeutic effects similar to those of doxorubicin. Daunorubicin exhibits cytotoxic activity through topoisomerase-mediated interaction with DNA, thereby inhibiting DNA replication and repair and RNA and protein synthesis.

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Daunorubicin hydrochloride, purity > 98%, is in stock. The same day shipping out after order is received. Note: the estimated shipping out time for order > 10g may be 2 weeks.

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 100240
Name: Daunorubicin hydrochloride
CAS#: 23541-50-6 (HCl)
Chemical Formula: C27H30ClNO10
Exact Mass:
Molecular Weight: 563.98
Elemental Analysis: C, 57.50; H, 5.36; Cl, 6.29; N, 2.48; O, 28.37

Related CAS #: 23541-50-6 (HCl)   20830-81-3 (free base)    

Synonym: Daunomycin hydrochloride; daunomycin HCl; daunorubidomycine; US brand names: Cerubidine; Rubidomycin; Foreign brand names: Cerubidin; Daunoblastin; Daunoblastina; Ondena; Rubilem; Abbreviations: DNM; DNR; DRB; Code names: FI6339; RP13057.

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (8S,10S)-8-acetyl-10-(((2S,4S,5S,6S)-4-amino-5-hydroxy-6-methyltetrahydro-2H-pyran-2-yl)oxy)-6,8,11-trihydroxy-1-methoxy-7,8,9,10-tetrahydrotetracene-5,12-dione hydrochloride.


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C27H29NO10.ClH/c1-10-22(30)14(28)7-17(37-10)38-16-9-27(35,11(2)29)8-13-19(16)26(34)21-20(24(13)32)23(31)12-5-4-6-15(36-3)18(12)25(21)33;/h4-6,10,14,16-17,22,30,32,34-35H,7-9,28H2,1-3H3;1H/t10-,14-,16-,17+,22+,27-;/m0./s1

SMILES Code: O=C1C2=C(O)C(C[C@@](O)(C(C)=O)C[C@@H]3O[C@H]4O[C@@H](C)[C@@H](O)[C@@H](N)C4)=C3C(O)=C2C(C5=C1C=CC=C5OC)=O.[H]Cl

Technical Data

Red solid powder

>99% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Safety Data Sheet (MSDS):

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, not in water

Shelf Life:
>2 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).

Harmonized System Code:

Additional Information

 Related CAS#
23541-50-6 (Daunorubicin HCl);
20830-81-3 (Daunorubicin free base).


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