Cat. No. 5736

Aphidicolin C20H34O4 [38966-21-1]

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Chemical Name: (3R,4R,4aR,6aS,8R,9R,11aS,11bS)-Tetradecahydro-3,9-dihydroxy-4,11b-dimethyl-8,11a-methano-11aH-cyclohepta[a]naphthalene-4,9-dimethanol

Biological Activity

DNA polymerase α, δ and ε inhibitor. Exhibits selectivity over DNA polymerase β and γ. Antimitotic, antibiotic and antiviral.

Technical Data

Soluble to 25 mM in DMSO
Store at -20°C

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Syväoja et al (1990) DNA polymerases α, δ, and ε: three distinct enzymes from HeLa cells. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 87 6664. PMID: 1975694.

Spadari et al (1984) Control of DNA replication and cell proliferation in eukaryotes by aphidicolin. Toxicol.Pathol. 12 143. PMID: 11478315.

Bucknall et al (1973) Antiviral effects of aphidicolin, a new antibiotic produced by Cephalosporium aphidicola. Antimicrob.Agents Chemother. 4 294. PMID: 4357181.

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