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A HMG-CoA inhibitor
Catalog #: 1693
SKU-Size Size Price Qty
1693-50 50 mg
1693-250 250 mg
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Product Details

Alternate Name MK-733; Synvinolin
Appearance White solid
CAS # 79902-63-9
Molecular Formula C₂₅H₃₈O₅
Molecular Weight 418.57
Purity ≥98% by HPLC
Solubility DMSO (25 mg/ml) or Ethanol (30 mg/ml)
InChi InChI=1S/C25H38O5/c1-6-25(4,5)24(28)30-21-12-15(2)11-17-8-7-16(3)20(23(17)21)10-9-19-13-18(26)14-22(27)29-19/h7-8,11,15-16,18-21,23,26H,6,9-10,12-14H2,1-5H3/t15-,16-,18+,19+,20-,21-,23-/m0/s1
PubChem CID 54454
MDL Number MFCD00072007
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 synthetic analog of Lovastatin (Cat. No. 1692-50, 250). Cholesterol lowering drug and a competitive inhibitor of HMG-CoA (3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme A) reductase. Inhibits the biosynthesis of isoprenoids and prevents small G protein activation.

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