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Description: Cytotoxic nucleoside analog; inhibits RNA synthesis
Chemical Name: 6-Amino-8-chloropurine riboside
Purity: ≥98% (HPLC)
Citations (1)
Literature (2)

Biological Activity for 8-Chloroadenosine

8-Chloroadenosine is a nucleoside analog; metabolized in vivo to 8-Chloro-ATP. Incorporates into RNA during transcription and inhibits RNA synthesis. Exhibits cytotoxicity in MM.1S, RPMI-8226 and U266 cancer cell lines; induces G2/M cell cycle arrest and mitotic catastrophe in A549 and H1299 cells.

Technical Data for 8-Chloroadenosine

M. Wt 301.69
Formula C10H12ClN5O4
Storage Store at -20°C
Purity ≥98% (HPLC)
CAS Number 34408-14-5
PubChem ID 90488943
Smiles O[C@@H]1[C@@H](CO)OC(N3C2=NC=NC(N)=C2N=C3Cl)[C@@H]1O

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Solubility Data for 8-Chloroadenosine

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
water 6.03 20 with gentle warming
DMSO 30.17 100

Preparing Stock Solutions for 8-Chloroadenosine

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 3.31 mL 16.57 mL 33.15 mL
5 mM 0.66 mL 3.31 mL 6.63 mL
10 mM 0.33 mL 1.66 mL 3.31 mL
50 mM 0.07 mL 0.33 mL 0.66 mL

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References for 8-Chloroadenosine

References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.

Zhang et al (2004) Exposure of human lung cancer cells to 8-chloro-adenosine induces G2/M arrest and mitotic catastrophe. Neoplasia 6 802 PMID: 15720807

Gu et al (2006) 8-Chloro-adenosine inhibits growth at least partly by interfering with actin polymerization in cultured human lung cancer cells Biochem.Pharmacol. 72 541 PMID: 16844099

Cervantes-Gomez et al (2011) ATP analog enhances the actions of a heat shock protein 90 inhibitor in multiple myeloma cells. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 339 545 PMID: 21821695

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1 Citation for 8-Chloroadenosine

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for 8-Chloroadenosine include:

Kearney et al (2015) 8-Chloroadenosine Sensitivity in Renal Cell Carcinoma Is Associated with AMPK Activation and mTOR Pathway Inhibition. PLoS One 10 e0135962 PMID: 26313261

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