Daunorubicin hydrochloride

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Daunorubicin hydrochloride | CAS No. 23541-50-6 | Antibiotics
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Description: DNA topoisomerase II inhibitor
Alternative Names: Daunomycin

Chemical Name: (8S,10S)-8-Acetyl-10-[(3-amino-2,3,6-trideoxy-α-L-lyxo-hexopyransoyl)oxy]-7,8,9,10-tetrahydro-6,8,11-trihydroxy-1-methoxy-5,12-naphthacenedione hydrochloride

Purity: ≥98%

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Biological Activity

Daunorubicin hydrochloride is a DNA topoisomerase II inhibitor. Inhibits RNA and DNA synthesis and causes DNA fragmentation in vivo. Reduces tau mRNA levels in vitro.Anticancer agent. Exhibits activity against nonlymphocytic leukemia. Identified as targeting human host proteins that interact with SARS-CoV-2. Also enhances adeno-associated virus transduction of HeLa cells in vitro.

Technical Data

Soluble to 50 mM in water
Desiccate at +4°C

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⚠ WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including Daunorubicin hydrochloride, which is known to the State of California to cause reproductive toxicity with developmental effects. For more information, go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov

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