U 44069

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MedKoo CAT#: 585314

CAS#: 56985-32-1

Description: U 44069 has a contractile effect on rat pulmonary veins and arteries, and is a thromboxane-A2 mimetic.

Chemical Structure

U 44069
CAS# 56985-32-1

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 585314
Name: U 44069
CAS#: 56985-32-1
Chemical Formula: C21H34O4
Exact Mass: 350.2457
Molecular Weight: 350.499
Elemental Analysis: C, 71.96; H, 9.78; O, 18.26

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Synonym: U 44069; U44069; U-44069

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (Z)-7-[(1S,4R,5S,6R)-5-[(E,3S)-3-hydroxyoct-1-enyl]-2-oxabicyclo[2.2.1]heptan-6-yl]hept-5-enoic acid


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C21H34O4/c1-2-3-6-9-17(22)12-13-18-16-14-20(25-15-16)19(18)10-7-4-5-8-11-21(23)24/h4,7,12-13,16-20,22H,2-3,5-6,8-11,14-15H2,1H3,(H,23,24)/b7-4-,13-12+/t16-,17-,18-,19+,20-/m0/s1

SMILES Code: O=C(O)CCC/C=C\C[C@@H]1[C@@H](/C=C/[C@@H](O)CCCCC)[C@]2([H])CO[C@@]1([H])C2

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: 2934.99.9001

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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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U 44069

1.0mg / USD 310.0