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MedKoo CAT#: 571037

CAS#: 185049-54-1

Description: A-176120 derives from a novel chemical series of potent farnesyl pyrophosphate (FPP) analogues which selectively inhibit farnesyltransferase. A-176120 selectively inhibits farnesyltransferase activity over other closely related enzymes. It has anti-angiogenic potential and may reduce H-ras NIH3T3 tumour growth. A-176120 is a potent FPP mimetic with both antitumour and anti-angiogenic potential.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 185049-54-1

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 571037
Name: A-176120
CAS#: 185049-54-1
Chemical Formula: C33H29NO9
Exact Mass: 583.1842
Molecular Weight: 583.59
Elemental Analysis: C, 67.92; H, 5.01; N, 2.40; O, 24.67

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Synonym: A-176120; A 176120; A 176120

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 5-((2-ethoxybenzyl)(3-(p-tolyloxy)benzyl)carbamoyl)benzene-1,2,4-tricarboxylic acid


InChi Code: 1S/C33H29NO9/c1-3-42-29-10-5-4-8-22(29)19-34(18-21-7-6-9-24(15-21)43-23-13-11-20(2)12-14-23)30(35)25-16-27(32(38)39)28(33(40)41)17-26(25)31(36)37/h4-17H,3,18-19H2,1-2H3,(H,36,37)(H,38,39)(H,40,41)

SMILES Code: CCOc1ccccc1CN(Cc2cccc(c2)Oc3ccc(cc3)C)C(=O)c4cc(c(cc4C(=O)O)C(=O)O)C(=O)O

Appearance: Solid powder

Purity: >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).

Solubility: 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).

HS Tariff Code: 2934.99.9001

Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 583.59 Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 1.15 mL 5.76 mL 11.51 mL
5 mM 0.23 mL 1.15 mL 2.3 mL
10 mM 0.12 mL 0.58 mL 1.15 mL
50 mM 0.02 mL 0.12 mL 0.23 mL

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1: Tahir SK, Gu WZ, Zhang HC, Leal J, Lee JY, Kovar P, Saeed B, Cherian SP, Devine E, Cohen J, Warner R, Wang YC, Stout D, Arendsen DL, Rosenberg S, Ng SC. Inhibition of farnesyltransferase with A-176120, a novel and potent farnesyl pyrophosphate analogue. Eur J Cancer. 2000 Jun;36(9):1161-70. PubMed PMID: 10854950.