5-Fluoroorotic acid

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Cat.No. 5501 - 5-Fluoroorotic acid | C5H3FN2O4 | CAS No. 703-95-7
Description: Selection reagent for OMP decarboxylase mutants
Chemical Name: 5-Fluoro-1,2,3,6-tetrahydro-2,6-dioxo-4-pyrimidinecarboxylic acid
Purity: ≥99% (HPLC)

Biological Activity

Reagent for selection of Orotidine-5'-phosphate decarboxylase mutants of Saccharomyces cerevisiae.

Technical Data

M. Wt 174.09
Formula C5H3FN2O4
Storage Store at -20°C
Purity ≥99% (HPLC)
CAS Number 703-95-7
PubChem ID 69711
Smiles O=C(N1)NC(C(O)=O)=C(F)C1=O

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Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
4M NH4OH 17.41 100
DMSO 17.41 100

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 5.74 mL 28.72 mL 57.44 mL
5 mM 1.15 mL 5.74 mL 11.49 mL
10 mM 0.57 mL 2.87 mL 5.74 mL
50 mM 0.11 mL 0.57 mL 1.15 mL

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