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Mycophenolic acid

Mycophenolic acid

Synonyms 6-(1,3-Dihydro-7-hydroxy-5-methoxy-4-methyl-1-oxoisobenzofuran-6-yl)-4-methyl-4-hexanoic acid; 6-(4-Hydroxy-6-methoxy-7-methyl-3-oxo-5-phthalanyl)-4-methyl-4-hexenoic acid; NSC 129185; 6-(1,3-Dihydro-4-hydroxy-6-methoxy-7-methyl-3-oxo-5-isobenzofuranyl)-4-methyl-4-hexenoic acid

CAS Number: 24280-93-1 Molecular Formula: C17H20O6 Molecular Weight: 320.341 g/mol

Beilstein Registry Number: 1295848 EC Number: 246-119-3 MDL Number: MFCD00036814

SKU 02194172-CF
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Description

Product Description

Mycophenolic Acid

Application Notes

Mycophenolic Acid is used to select animal cells expressing the Escherichia coli gene for xanthine-guanine phosphosribosyl transferase.

Usage Statement

Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.

Key Applications

Used to select animal cells expressing the Escherichia coli gene for xanthine-guanine phosphosribosyl transferase

Specifications
SKU 02194172-CF
Alternate Names 6-(1,3-Dihydro-7-hydroxy-5-methoxy-4-methyl-1-oxoisobenzofuran-6-yl)-4-methyl-4-hexanoic acid; 6-(4-Hydroxy-6-methoxy-7-methyl-3-oxo-5-phthalanyl)-4-methyl-4-hexenoic acid; NSC 129185; 6-(1,3-Dihydro-4-hydroxy-6-methoxy-7-methyl-3-oxo-5-isobenzofuranyl)-4-methyl-4-hexenoic acid
Application Notes Mycophenolic Acid is used to select animal cells expressing the Escherichia coli gene for xanthine-guanine phosphosribosyl transferase.
Base Catalog Number 194172
Beilstein Registry Number 1295848
Biochemical Physiological Actions MPA induces monocyte differentiation and increases apoptosis in human lymphoid and monocytic cell lines. Mycophenolic acid is an immunosuppressive agent, which suppresses the cytokine-induced nitric oxide production in mouse and rat vascular endothelial cells.
CAS # 24280-93-1
EC Number 246-119-3
Format Powder
Hazard Statements H302-H341-H360D-H372-H410
Melting Point 141 °C
Molecular Formula C17H20O6
Molecular Weight 320.341 g/mol
Personal Protective Equipment Eyeshields, Faceshields, full-face particle respirator, Gloves, respirator cartridge, respirator filter
Purity ≥98%
RTECS Number MP8050000
Safety Symbol GHS07, GHS08, GHS09
Solubility Water SolubilityInsoluble
Source Penicillium brevi compactum
Typical Working Concentration recommended for use at 25µg/mL
Usage Statement Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.