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A HMG-CoA inhibitor
Catalog #: 1694
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Product Details

Alternate Name Compactin; ML-236B
Appearance White solid
CAS # 73573-88-3
Molecular Formula C₂₃H₃₄O₅
Molecular Weight 390.51
Purity ≥95% by HPLC
Solubility DMSO (20 mg/ml) or Ethanol (25 mg/ml)
InChi InChI=1S/C23H34O5/c1-4-14(2)23(26)28-20-7-5-6-16-9-8-15(3)19(22(16)20)11-10-18-12-17(24)13-21(25)27-18/h6,8-9,14-15,17-20,22,24H,4-5,7,10-13H2,1-3H3/t14-,15-,17+,18+,19-,20-,22-/m0/s1
PubChem CID 64715
MDL Number MFCD05662341
Handling Protect from air and moisture
Storage Conditions -20°C
Shipping Conditions Gel Pack
USAGE For Research Use Only! Not For Use in Humans.


A HMG-CoA (3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme A) reductase inhibitor. Cholesterol lowering drug. Inhibits the biosynthesis of isoprenoids; induces apoptosis by inhibition of post-translational prenylation of proteins such as Ras.

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