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MedKoo CAT#: 592107

CAS#: 490-91-5

Description: Thymoquinone inhibits cell proliferation, migration, and invasion by regulating the elongation factor 2 kinase (eEF-2K) signaling axis in triple-negative breast cancer.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 490-91-5

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 592107
Name: Thymoquinone
CAS#: 490-91-5
Chemical Formula: C10H12O2
Exact Mass: 164.0834
Molecular Weight: 164.2
Elemental Analysis: C, 73.15; H, 7.37; O, 19.49

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Synonym: Thymoquinone; NSC 2228; NSC-2228; NSC2228

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 2,5-Cyclohexadiene-1,4-dione, 2-methyl-5-(1-methylethyl)-


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C10H12O2/c1-6(2)8-5-9(11)7(3)4-10(8)12/h4-6H,1-3H3

SMILES Code: O=C1C(C)=CC(C(C(C)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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The following data is based on the product molecular weight 164.2 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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