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SML0905 Sigma-Aldrich

Dimethylenastron

≥98% (HPLC)

Synonym: 2,3,4,6,7,8-Hexahydro-4-(3-hydroxyphenyl)-7,7-dimethyl-2-thioxo-5(1H)-quinazolinone

  • CAS Number 863774-58-7

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C16H18N2O2S

  • Molecular Weight 302.39

  •  NACRES NA.77

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Properties

Related Categories Apoptosis and Cell Cycle, Bioactive Small Molecule Alphabetical Index, Bioactive Small Molecules, Cell Biology, Cell Cycle Proteins, Antibodies and Reagents,
Quality Level   100
assay   ≥98% (HPLC)
form   powder
color   white to beige
solubility   DMSO: 15 mg/mL, clear
storage temp.   2-8°C

Description

Packaging

5, 25 mg in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Dimethylenastron is specific, reversible inhibitor of the mitotic motor kinesin Eg5. Dimethylenastron inhibits bipolar spindle formation, and inhibits proliferation, migration and invasion of several pancreatic cancer cell lines in cell based assays.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

Discover Bioactive Small Molecules for Apoptosis

Apoptosis, or programmed cell death (PCD), is a selective process for the removal of unnecessary, infected or transformed cells in various biological systems. As it plays a role in the homeostasis of...
Keywords: Apoptosis, Bioactive small molecules, Cancer, Clinical, Diseases, Ligands, Neurodegenerative Diseases

Discover Bioactive Small Molecules for Cell Cycle Research

In proliferating cells, the cell cycle consists of four phases. Gap 1 (G1) is the interval between mitosis and DNA replication that is characterized by cell growth. Replication of DNA occurs during t...
Keywords: Apoptosis, Bioactive small molecules, Cancer, Cell division, Cell proliferation, DNA replication, Diseases, Genetic

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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