Docetaxel

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Cat.No. 4056 - Docetaxel | C43H53NO14 | CAS No. 114977-28-5
Description: Microtubule stabilizer
Chemical Name: [2aR-[2aα,4β,4aβ,6β,9α(αR*,βS*),11α,12α,12aα,12bα]]-β-[[(1,1-Dimethylethoxy)carbonyl]amino]-α-hydroxy-12b-(acetyloxy)-12-(benzoyloxy)-2a,3,4,4a,5,6,9,10,11,12,12a,12b-dodecahydro-4,6,11-trihydroxy-4a,8,13,13-tetramethyl-5-oxo-7,11-methano-1H-cyclodeca[3,4]benz[1,2-b]oxet-9-yl ester benzenepropanoic acid
Purity: ≥99% (HPLC)
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Citations (1)
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Biological Activity

Binds and stabilizes microtubules; leads to cell cycle arrest and apoptosis. Displays significant antitumor activity in ovarian and gastric tumors. Prevents microtubule depolymerization and disassembly in the absence of GTP. Exhibits cytotoxic activity.

Technical Data

M. Wt 807.88
Formula C43H53NO14
Storage Store at +4°C
Purity ≥99% (HPLC)
CAS Number 114977-28-5
PubChem ID 148124
InChI Key ZDZOTLJHXYCWBA-VCVYQWHSSA-N
Smiles O[C@@H]1C4=C(C)[C@@H](OC([C@H](O)[C@H]([C@]5=CC=CC=C5)NC(OC(C)(C)C)=O)=O)C[C@@](C(C)4C)(O)[C@@H](OC(C6=CC=CC=C6)=O)[C@@]([C@@]3(OC(C)=O)[C@H](OC3)C[C@@H]2O)([H])[C@]2(C)C1=O

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Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
Solubility
DMSO 80.79 100
ethanol 80.79 100

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 1.24 mL 6.19 mL 12.38 mL
5 mM 0.25 mL 1.24 mL 2.48 mL
10 mM 0.12 mL 0.62 mL 1.24 mL
50 mM 0.02 mL 0.12 mL 0.25 mL

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References

References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Lyseng-Williamson and Fenton (2005) Docetaxel: a review of its use in metastatic breast cancer. Drugs 65 2513 PMID: 16296875

Ramaswamy and Puhalla (2006) Docetaxel: a tubulin-stabilizing agent approved for the management of several solid tumors. Drugs Today (Barc) 42 265 PMID: 16703123


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Keywords: cancer therapy antitumor binds stabilizes microtubules microtubule stabilizers chemotherapeutics Microtubules

1 Citation for Docetaxel

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Docetaxel include:

Zhang (2017) The BTK Inhibitor, Ibrutinib (PCI-32765) Overcomes Paclitaxel Resistance in ABCB1 and ABCC10 Overexpressing Cells and Tumors. Mol Cancer Ther 16 1021 PMID: 28265007


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