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MedKoo CAT#: 563668

CAS#: 26718-25-2

Description: Halofenate is a selective peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPAR-gamma) modulator with antilipidemic activity.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 26718-25-2

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 563668
Name: Halofenate
CAS#: 26718-25-2
Chemical Formula: C19H17ClF3NO4
Exact Mass: 415.0798
Molecular Weight: 415.79
Elemental Analysis: C, 54.89; H, 4.12; Cl, 8.53; F, 13.71; N, 3.37; O, 15.39

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Synonym: Halofenate; MK-185; MK 185; MK185;

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 2-Acetamidoethyl 2-(4-chlorophenyl)-2-[3-(trifluoromethyl)phenoxy]acetate


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C19H17ClF3NO4/c1-12(25)24-9-10-27-18(26)17(13-5-7-15(20)8-6-13)28-16-4-2-3-14(11-16)19(21,22)23/h2-8,11,17H,9-10H2,1H3,(H,24,25)


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 415.79 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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