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MedKoo CAT#: 526103

CAS#: 60941-76-6

Description: 1-Benzyl-I3C is an inhibitor of NEDD4-1.

Price and Availability




1-Benzyl-I3C is not in stock, 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 sales@medkoo.com to inquire quote.

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 526103
Name: 1-Benzyl-I3C
CAS#: 60941-76-6
Chemical Formula: C16H15NO
Exact Mass: 237.1154
Molecular Weight: 237.302
Elemental Analysis: C, 80.98; H, 6.37; N, 5.90; O, 6.74

Synonym: 1-Benzyl-I3C

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (1-Benzyl-1H-indol-3-yl)-methanol


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C16H15NO/c18-12-14-11-17(10-13-6-2-1-3-7-13)16-9-5-4-8-15(14)16/h1-9,11,18H,10,12H2


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).

Harmonized System Code:


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