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Cordycepin

from Cordyceps militaris

Synonym: 3′-Deoxyadenosine

  • CAS Number 73-03-0

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C10H13N5O3

  • Molecular Weight 251.24

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 35194

  •  EC Number 200-791-4

  •  MDL number MFCD00037998

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24892611

  •  NACRES NA.77

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Properties

Related Categories Antibiotics, Antibiotics A to Z, Antibiotics by Mechanism of Action, Antibiotics  A-F, Antifungal,
Quality Level   200
biological source   Cordyceps militaris
Mode of action   DNA synthesis | interferes
  enzyme | inhibits
antibiotic activity spectrum   fungi
storage temp.   −20°C
SMILES string   Nc1ncnc2n(cnc12)[C@@H]3O[C@H](CO)C[C@H]3O
InChI   1S/C10H13N5O3/c11-8-7-9(13-3-12-8)15(4-14-7)10-6(17)1-5(2-16)18-10/h3-6,10,16-17H,1-2H2,(H2,11,12,13)/t5-,6+,10+/m0/s1
InChI key   OFEZSBMBBKLLBJ-BAJZRUMYSA-N
Gene Information   rat ... Adora1(29290)

Description

General description

Chemical structure: nucleoside

Packaging

10, 25, 100 mg in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Cordycepin is an adenosine analogue that is readily converted to cordycepin 5′-triphosphate; can be used for 3′-end labeling of RNA.

Features and Benefits

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS06  GHS06
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN 2811 6.1 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
RTECS 
AU7358610
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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