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D5628

Sigma-Aldrich

Digitonin

~50% (TLC)

Synonym(s):
Digitin
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C56H92O29
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
1229.31
Beilstein:
78654
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.25

description

non-ionic

assay

~50% (TLC)

form

powder

mol wt

micellar avg mol wt 70,000

aggregation number

60

CMC

<0.5 mM (20-25°C)

mp

230-240 °C (dec.) (lit.)

SMILES string

C[C@@]12[C@]([C@@H]3C)([H])[C@](O[C@]34CC[C@@H](C)CO4)([H])[C@@H](O)[C@@]1([H])[C@@](CC[C@]5([H])[C@@]6(C[C@@H](O)[C@H](O[C@]([C@@H]([C@@H](O)[C@H]7O[C@@](O[C@H](CO)[C@@H](O)[C@@H]8O[C@@](OC[C@@H](O)[C@@H]9O)([H])[C@@H]9O)([H])[C@@H]8O[C@@](O[C@H](CO)[C@H

InChI

1S/C56H92O29/c1-19-7-10-56(75-17-19)20(2)31-45(85-56)37(67)32-22-6-5-21-11-26(24(61)12-55(21,4)23(22)8-9-54(31,32)3)76-50-42(72)39(69)44(30(16-60)80-50)81-53-48(47(36(66)29(15-59)79-53)83-49-40(70)33(63)25(62)18-74-49)84-52-43(73)46(35(65)28(14-58)78-52)82-51-41(71)38(68)34(64)27(13-57)77-51/h19-53,57-73H,5-18H2,1-4H3/t19-,20+,21+,22-,23+,24-,25-,26-,27-,28-,29-,30-,31+,32-,33+,34-,35+,36-,37+,38+,39-,40-,41-,42-,43-,44+,45-,46+,47+,48-,49+,50-,51+,52+,53+,54-,55+,56-/m1/s1

InChI key

UVYVLBIGDKGWPX-KUAJCENISA-N

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General description

Digitonin is a biodetergent and saponin that synergistically enhances the cytotoxicity of plant secondary metabolites in cancer cells.

Application

Digitonin has been used in a study to investigate how lipopeptide toxins target biological membranes.

Packaging

5 g in poly bottle
1 g in glass bottle

Pictograms

Skull and crossbonesHealth hazard

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Precautionary Statements

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 3 Oral - STOT RE 2

Storage Class Code

6.1C - Combustible, acute toxic Cat.3 / toxic compounds or compounds which causing chronic effects

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Origin

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The dopamine D1 receptor: partial purification of a digitonin-solubilized receptor-guanine nucleotide binding complex.
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PLoS biology, 10(5), e1001336-e1001336 (2012-06-09)
In metazoans, the majority of mRNAs coding for secreted and membrane-bound proteins are translated on the surface of the endoplasmic reticulum (ER). Although the targeting of these transcripts to the surface of the ER can be mediated by the translation
Dominic S Alonzi et al.
Cellular and molecular life sciences : CMLS, 70(15), 2799-2814 (2013-03-19)
Endoplasmic reticulum-associated degradation (ERAD) is a key cellular process whereby misfolded proteins are removed from the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) for subsequent degradation by the ubiquitin/proteasome system. In the present work, analysis of the released, free oligosaccharides (FOS) derived from all
Michael L van de Weijer et al.
Nature communications, 5, 3832-3832 (2014-05-09)
Misfolded ER proteins are retrotranslocated into the cytosol for degradation via the ubiquitin-proteasome system. The human cytomegalovirus protein US11 exploits this ER-associated protein degradation (ERAD) pathway to downregulate HLA class I molecules in virus-infected cells, thereby evading elimination by cytotoxic
Safaa Yehia Eid et al.
Phytomedicine : international journal of phytotherapy and phytopharmacology, 19(14), 1307-1314 (2012-10-16)
In phytotherapy, extracts from medicinal plants are employed which contain mixtures of secondary metabolites. Their modes of action are complex because the secondary metabolites can react with single or multiple targets. The components in a mixture can exert additive or

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