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MedKoo CAT#: 206004
Description: Tezacitabine is a synthetic purine nucleoside analogue with potential antineoplastic activity. Phosphorylated by cellular kinases, tezacitabine is converted into its active diphosphate and triphosphate metabolites. Tezacitabine diphosphate binds to and irreversibly inhibits the activity of the enzyme ribonucleotide reductase (RNR), which may result in the inhibition of DNA synthesis in tumor cells and tumor cell apoptosis. Tezacitabine triphosphate acts as a substrate for DNA polymerase, further compromising DNA replication.
MedKoo Cat#: 206004
Chemical Formula: C10H11FN2O4
Exact Mass: 242.07029
Molecular Weight: 242.2
Elemental Analysis: C, 49.59; H, 4.58; F, 7.84; N, 11.57; O, 26.42
Tezacitabine is not in stock, may be available through custom synthesis. For cost-effective reason, minimum 1 gram order is requested. The product will be characterized by NMR, HPLC and MS analysis. Purity (HPLC) is usually >98%. CoA, QC data, MSDS will be provided when product is successfully made. The estimated lead time is 2-3 months. Please send email to email@example.com to inquire quote.
Synonym: MDL 101731; FMdC; KW 2331; MDL 101731; KW2331; MDL101731;
IUPAC/Chemical Name: 1-((2R,4S,5R,E)-3-(fluoromethylene)-4-hydroxy-5-(hydroxymethyl)tetrahydrofuran-2-yl)pyrimidin-2(1H)-one
InChi Key: CXVQYURZKMJITE-JZUREZDFSA-N
InChi Code: InChI=1S/C10H11FN2O4/c11-4-6-8(15)7(5-14)17-9(6)13-3-1-2-12-10(13)16/h1-4,7-9,14-15H,5H2/b6-4+/t7-,8+,9-/m1/s1
SMILES Code: O=C1N=CC=CN1[C@@H]2O[C@H](CO)[C@@H](O)/C2=C\F
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 242.2 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.
|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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