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CAS#: 80576-77-8

Description: 10-Methyl-10-deazaaminopterin is a folate analog that exhibits antitumor activity.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 80576-77-8

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 597219
Name: 10-Methyl-10-deazaaminopterin
CAS#: 80576-77-8
Chemical Formula: C21H23N7O5
Exact Mass: 453.18
Molecular Weight: 453.450
Elemental Analysis: C, 55.62; H, 5.11; N, 21.62; O, 17.64

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Synonym: 10-Methyl-10-deazaaminopterin;

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (4-(1-(2,4-diaminopteridin-6-yl)propan-2-yl)benzoyl)-L-glutamic acid


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C21H23N7O5/c1-10(8-13-9-24-18-16(25-13)17(22)27-21(23)28-18)11-2-4-12(5-3-11)19(31)26-14(20(32)33)6-7-15(29)30/h2-5,9-10,14H,6-8H2,1H3,(H,26,31)(H,29,30)(H,32,33)(H4,22,23,24,27,28)/t10?,14-/m0/s1

SMILES Code: O=C(O)CC[C@@H](C(O)=O)NC(C1=CC=C(C(C)CC2=NC3=C(N)N=C(N)N=C3N=C2)C=C1)=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: >3 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: 2934.99.03.00

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Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 453.45 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: DeGraw JI, Christie PH, Tagawa H, Kisliuk RL, Gaumont Y, Schmid FA, Sirotnak FM. Synthesis and biological activity of resolved C-10 diastereomers of 10-methyl- and 10-ethyl-10-deazaminopterin. J Med Chem. 1986 Jun;29(6):1056-61. PubMed PMID: 3712374.

2: Sirotnak FM, DeGraw JI, Schmid FA, Goutas LJ, Moccio DM. New folate analogs of the 10-deaza-aminopterin series. Further evidence for markedly increased antitumor efficacy compared with methotrexate in ascitic and solid murine tumor models. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 1984;12(1):26-30. PubMed PMID: 6690070.

3: Sirotnak FM, DeGraw JI, Moccio DM, Samuels LL, Goutas LJ. New folate analogs of the 10-deaza-aminopterin series. Basis for structural design and biochemical and pharmacologic properties. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 1984;12(1):18-25. PubMed PMID: 6690069.