Gemcabene calcium

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MedKoo CAT#: 525160

CAS#: 209789-08-2 (calcium)

Description: Gemcabene is a lipid-lowering small molecule to be used as an adjunctive therapy to reduce LDL-C, hsCRP, and TGs. Gemcabene is a first-in-class oral drug candidate with pleiotropic properties similar to statins as shown in trials to date. Gemcabene has a unique mechanism of action that involves the: (1) blocking the production of hepatic triglyceride and cholesterol synthesis; and (2) enhancing the clearance of VLDL by decreasing ApoC-III.

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Pricing updated 2020-07-12. Prices are subject to change without notice.

Gemcabene calcium is not in stock, but may be available through custom synthesis. For cost-effective reason, minimum 1 gram order is requested. The product will be characterized by NMR, HPLC and MS analysis. Purity (HPLC) is usually >98%. CoA, QC data, MSDS will be provided when product is successfully made. The estimated lead time is 2-3 months. Please send email to to inquire quote.

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 525160
Name: Gemcabene calcium
CAS#: 209789-08-2 (calcium)
Chemical Formula: C16H28CaO5
Exact Mass: 302.20932
Molecular Weight: 340.47
Elemental Analysis: C, 56.44; H, 8.29; Ca, 11.77; O, 23.50

Related CAS #: 209789-08-2 (calcium)   183293-82-5 (free base)    

Synonym: Gemcabene; Gemcabene [INN]; PD 72953; PD-72953.

IUPAC/Chemical Name: calcium 6,6'-oxybis(2,2-dimethylhexanoate)


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C16H30O5.Ca/c1-15(2,13(17)18)9-5-7-11-21-12-8-6-10-16(3,4)14(19)20;/h5-12H2,1-4H3,(H,17,18)(H,19,20);/q;+2/p-2

SMILES Code: O=C([O-])C(C)(C)CCCCOCCCCC(C)(C)C([O-])=O.[Ca+2]

Technical Data

Solid powder

>98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition:
Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition:
Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life:
>2 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation:
This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage:
0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

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