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MedKoo CAT#: 564899


Description: CA-5f is a late-stage autophagy inhibitor with a potent anti-tumor effect against non-small cell lung cancer.

Price and Availability

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Pricing updated 2020-06-03. Prices are subject to change without notice.

CA-5f is not in stock, may be available through custom synthesis. For cost-effective reason, minimum 1 gram order is requested. The product will be characterized by NMR, HPLC and MS analysis. Purity (HPLC) is usually >98%. CoA, QC data, MSDS will be provided when product is successfully made. The estimated lead time is 2-3 months. Please send email to to inquire quote.

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 564899
Name: CA-5f
Chemical Formula: C24H24N2O3
Exact Mass: 388.1787
Molecular Weight: 388.47
Elemental Analysis: C, 74.21; H, 6.23; N, 7.21; O, 12.36

Synonym: CA5f; CA 5f; CA-5f

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (3E,5E)-3-(3,4-Dimethoxybenzylidene)-5-[(1H-indol-3-yl)methylene]-1-methylpiperidin-4-one


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C24H24N2O3/c1-26-14-18(10-16-8-9-22(28-2)23(11-16)29-3)24(27)19(15-26)12-17-13-25-21-7-5-4-6-20(17)21/h4-13,25H,14-15H2,1-3H3/b18-10+,19-12+

SMILES Code: O=C1/C(CN(C)C/C1=C\C2=CNC3=C2C=CC=C3)=C/C4=CC=C(OC)C(OC)=C4

Technical Data

Solid powder

>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).

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).

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1: Zhang L, Qiang P, Yu J, Miao Y, Chen Z, Qu J, Zhao Q, Chen Z, Liu Y, Yao X, Liu B, Cui L, Jing H, Sun G. Identification of compound CA-5f as a novel late-stage autophagy inhibitor with potent anti-tumor effect against non-small cell lung cancer. Autophagy. 2019 Mar;15(3):391-406. doi: 10.1080/15548627.2018.1511503. Epub 2018 Sep 6. PubMed PMID: 30145925; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6351124.