Chemical Name: DL-2-(Difluoromethyl)-ornithine hydrochloride
Biological Activity Irreversible inhibitor of ornithine decarboxylase (ODC) that inhibits polyamine biosynthesis. Displays antiapoptotic, antiangiogenic and antiparasitic activity. Induces re-expression of aberrantly silenced tumor suppressor genes when used in combination with oligoamine analogs.
Soluble to 75 mM in water
Desiccate at RT
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