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MedKoo CAT#: 584501

CAS#: 17904-27-7

Description: Juvabione act as a juvenile hormone that mimics against diverse strains of insect species.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 17904-27-7

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 584501
Name: Juvabione
CAS#: 17904-27-7
Chemical Formula: C16H26O3
Exact Mass: 266.1882
Molecular Weight: 266.381
Elemental Analysis: C, 72.14; H, 9.84; O, 18.02

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Synonym: Juvabione; (+)-Juvabione

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 1-Cyclohexene-1-carboxylic acid, 4-((1R)-1,5-dimethyl-3-oxohexyl)-, methyl ester, (4R)-


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C16H26O3/c1-11(2)9-15(17)10-12(3)13-5-7-14(8-6-13)16(18)19-4/h7,11-13H,5-6,8-10H2,1-4H3/t12-,13+/m1/s1


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

Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 266.381 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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