Purine analog. Blocks DNA replication and the de novo pathway of purine synthesis. Immunosuppressive and anti-inflammatory drug; induces apoptosis in human T-lymphocytes. Prodrug of 6-mercaptopurine (Cat. No. 4103).
|Storage||Store at -20°C|
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|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 277.26. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to solvent of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.
|Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass||1 mg||5 mg||10 mg|
|1 mM||3.61 mL||18.03 mL||36.07 mL|
|5 mM||0.72 mL||3.61 mL||7.21 mL|
|10 mM||0.36 mL||1.8 mL||3.61 mL|
|50 mM||0.07 mL||0.36 mL||0.72 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Maltzman and Koretzky (2003) Azathioprine: old drug, new actions. J.Clin.Invest. 111 1122 PMID: 12697731
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Keywords: Azathioprine immunosuppressant inhibits DNA synthesis inhibitors lymphocyte purine analog DNA, RNA and Protein Synthesis
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