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MedKoo CAT#: 584584

CAS#: 1268709-57-4

Description: C3 is a selective microsomal prostaglandin E synthase 1 (mPGES-1) inhibitor.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 1268709-57-4

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 584584
Name: C3
CAS#: 1268709-57-4
Chemical Formula: C23H34N4O
Exact Mass: 382.2733
Molecular Weight: 382.552
Elemental Analysis: C, 72.21; H, 8.96; N, 14.65; O, 4.18

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Synonym: C3; CAY10678

IUPAC/Chemical Name: N-Cyclopentyl-1-[5,6-dimethyl-1-(1-methylethyl)-1H-benzimidazol-2-yl]-4-piperidinecarboxamide


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C23H34N4O/c1-15(2)27-21-14-17(4)16(3)13-20(21)25-23(27)26-11-9-18(10-12-26)22(28)24-19-7-5-6-8-19/h13-15,18-19H,5-12H2,1-4H3,(H,24,28)


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 382.552 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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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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Leclerc et al (2013) Characterization of a human and murine mPGES-1 inhibitor and comparison to mPGES-1 genetic deletion in mouse models of inflammation. Prostaglandins Other Lipid Mediat. 107 26 PMID: 24045148

Ozen et al (2017) Inhibition of microsomal PGE synthase-1 reduces human vascular tone by increasing PGI2: a safer alternative to COX-2 inhibition. Br.J.Pharmacol. 174 4087 PMID: 28675448

Olesch et al (2015) MPGES-1-derived PGE2 suppresses CD80 expression on tumor-associated phagocytes to inhibit anti-tumor immune responses in breast cancer. Oncotarget 6 10284 PMID: 25871398


10.0mg / USD 380.0