Verticillin A

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MedKoo CAT#: 525663

CAS#: 889640-30-6

Description: Verticillin A is an apoptosis inducer, inhibiting Leiomyosarcoma and Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor growth.

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Pricing updated 2020-07-04. Prices are subject to change without notice.

Verticillin A 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#: 525663
Name: Verticillin A
CAS#: 889640-30-6
Chemical Formula: C30H28N6O6S4
Exact Mass: 696.0953
Molecular Weight: 696.83
Elemental Analysis: C, 51.71; H, 4.05; N, 12.06; O, 13.78; S, 18.40

Synonym: Verticillin A

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (3S,3'S,5aR,5'aR,10bS,10'bs,11S,11'S,11aS,11'aS)-2,2',3,3',5a,5'a,6,6'-octahydro-11,11'-dihydroxy-2,2',3,3'-tetramethyl-(10b,10'b(11H,11'H)-bi-3,11a-epidithio-11aH-pyrazino(1',2':1,5)pyrrolo(2,3-b)indole)-1,1',4,4'-tetrone


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C30H28N6O6S4/c1-27-23(39)35-21-18(20(38)29(35,45-43-27)25(41)32(27)3)17-13(31-21)9-7-11-15(17)34-14-10-6-5-8-12(14)16-19(37)30-26(42)33(4)28(2,44-46-30)24(40)36(30)22(16)34/h5-11,16,18-22,31,37-38H,1-4H3/t16?,18-,19+,20?,21-,22-,27+,28+,29+,30+/m1/s1

SMILES Code: O=C1N(C)[C@]2(C)C(N3[C@]1(SS2)C(O)[C@]4([H])[C@]3([H])NC5=C4C(N6[C@@](N7[C@](C(N(C)[C@]8(C)C7=O)=O)(SS8)[C@H]9O)([H])C9C%10=C6C=CC=C%10)=CC=C5)=O

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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