An apoptosis and autophagy inducer
Catalog #: B1977 | abID:

Product Details

Cat # +Size B1977-500
Size 500 µg
Alternate Name [(2R,3R)-2-[(E,2S,4R)-4,6-dimethyloct-6-en-2-yl]-6-oxo-2,3-dihydropyran-3-yl] (2E,4E,6S)-8-hydroxy-6-(hydroxymethyl)-4-methylocta-2,4-dienoate
Appearance Tan to brown viscous liquid
CAS # 303156-68-5
Molecular Formula C₂₅H₃₈O₆
Molecular Weight 434.57
Purity ≥95% by HPLC
Solubility DMSO (~ 1 mg/ml) or EtOH (~ 1 mg/ml)
InChi InChI=1S/C25H38O6/c1-6-17(2)13-19(4)14-20(5)25-22(8-10-24(29)31-25)30-23(28)9-7-18(3)15-21(16-27)11-12-26/h6-10,15,19-22,25-27H,11-14,16H2,1-5H3/b9-7+,17-6+,18-15+/t19-,20-,21-,22+,25+/m0/s1
PubChem CID 11259090
Handling Protect from air and light
Storage Conditions -20°C
Shipping Conditions Gel Pack
USAGE For Research Use Only! Not For Use in Humans.


Rasfonin, isolated from Talaromyces sp., is a selective apoptosis inducer in ras-dependent cells. Rasfonin induces autophagy concomitant with upregulation of Akt phosphorylation.

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