Urolithin A

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MedKoo CAT#: 561304

CAS#: 1143-70-0

Description: Urolithin A is an inducer of mitophagy. Urolithin A shifts mitochondria from CI- to CII-driven respiration, extends lifespan and improves muscle function.

Chemical Structure

Urolithin A
CAS# 1143-70-0

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 561304
Name: Urolithin A
CAS#: 1143-70-0
Chemical Formula: C13H8O4
Exact Mass: 228.0423
Molecular Weight: 228.2
Elemental Analysis: C, 68.42; H, 3.53; O, 28.04

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Synonym: Urolithin A

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 3,8-Dihydroxybenzo[c]chromen-6-one


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C13H8O4/c14-7-1-3-9-10-4-2-8(15)6-12(10)17-13(16)11(9)5-7/h1-6,14-15H

SMILES Code: O=C1C2=CC(O)=CC=C2C3=C(O1)C=C(O)C=C3

Appearance: White to off-white 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 228.2 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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