A9891

Sigma-Aldrich

7-Amino-4-methylcoumarin

Chromophore for substrates

Synonym(s):
Coumarin 120
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C10H9NO2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
175.18
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
142231
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.32
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Quality Level

description

chromophore for enzyme substrates

assay

≥98% (HPLC)

form

powder

mp

223-226 °C (lit.)

solubility

acetone: 10 mg/mL, clear, colorless to yellow

fluorescence

λex 365 nm; λem 440 nm in ethanol(lit.)

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

CC1=CC(=O)Oc2cc(N)ccc12

InChI

1S/C10H9NO2/c1-6-4-10(12)13-9-5-7(11)2-3-8(6)9/h2-5H,11H2,1H3

InChI key

GLNDAGDHSLMOKX-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Application

Used as matrix for analysis of monosulfated disaccharides and as a co-matrix with 6-aza-2-thiothymidine for sulfated neutral and sialylated tri-and tetrasaccharides.
7-Amino-4-methylcoumarin has been used:
  • to determine cathepsin B like- activity
  • as a substrate for leucine aminopeptidase (LAP)
  • in chymotryptic assay
  • as a standard to detect the activation of caspase-3 during
  • sanguinarine-induced damage
  • protection by human DEAD-box DDX3

Packaging

250, 500 mg in poly bottle
1 g in poly bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

7-Amino-4-methylcoumarin is a coumarin derivative, which serves as a fluorescence reference standard to screen protease inhibitors.

Preparation Note

Soluble in DMSO (10 mg/mL), DMF, and acetone (10 mg/mL).

Other Notes

Reagent for preparing new fluorogenic AMC-based substrates for cystine aminopeptidase (and other hydrolases); used as reference compound in the enzyme assay.

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

RIDADR

NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

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