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Nitisinone

≥95% (HPLC)

Synonym: 2-(2-Nitro-4-trifluoromethylbenzoyl)-1,3-cyclohexanedione, 2-[2-Nitro-4-(trifluoromethyl)benzoyl]cyclohexane-1,3-dione, NTBC, Nitisone, SC 0735

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Properties

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InChI Key   OUBCNLGXQFSTLU-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥95% (HPLC)
form   powder
color   white to brown
solubility   DMSO: ≥5 mg/mL
storage temp.   −20°C

Description

Packaging

10, 50 mg in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Nitisinone is a competitive inhibitor that reversibly inhibits 4-Hydroxyphenylpyruvate oxidase (dioxygenase). Nitisinone is used in the treatment of hereditary tyrosinemia type 1, where it blocks the degradation of tyrosine into harmful substances.

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NONH for all modes of transport
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