Etoposide

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Cat.No. 1226 - Etoposide | C29H32O13 | CAS No. 33419-42-0
Description: Topoisomerase II inhibitor
Chemical Name: [5R-[5α,5aβ,8aα,9β(R*)]]-9-[(4,6-Ο-Ethylidene-β-D-glucopyranosyl)oxy]-5,8,8a,9-tetrahydro-5-(4-hydroxy-3,5-dimethoxyphenyl)furo[3',4':6,7]naphtho[2,3-d]-1,3-dioxol-6-(5aH)-one
Purity: ≥99% (HPLC)
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Biological Activity

Topoisomerase II inhibitor (IC50 = 59.2 μM).

Compound Libraries

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Technical Data

M. Wt 588.56
Formula C29H32O13
Storage Store at RT
Purity ≥99% (HPLC)
CAS Number 33419-42-0
PubChem ID 36462
InChI Key VJJPUSNTGOMMGY-MRVIYFEKSA-N
Smiles OC(C(OC)=C3)=C(OC)C=[C@@]3[C@@H]2C1=CC6=C(OCO6)C=C1[C@@H](O[C@]4([H])O[C@@](CO[C@@H](C)O7)([H])[C@]7([H])[C@H](O)[C@H]4O)[C@@H]5[C@@H]2[C@](OC5)=O

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Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
Solubility
DMSO 58.86 100

Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 588.56. 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 1.7 mL 8.5 mL 16.99 mL
5 mM 0.34 mL 1.7 mL 3.4 mL
10 mM 0.17 mL 0.85 mL 1.7 mL
50 mM 0.03 mL 0.17 mL 0.34 mL

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References

References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Burden et al (1996) Toposiomerase II.etoposide interactions direct the formation of drug-induced enzyme-DNA cleavage complexes. J.Biol.Chem. 271 29238 PMID: 8910583

Hande et al (1998) Etoposide: four decades of development of a topoisomerase II inhibitor. Eur.J.Cancer 34 1514 PMID: 9893622

Terada et al (1993) Antitumor agents.3.Synthesis and biological activity of 4β-alkyl derivatives containing hydroxy, amino, and amido groups of 4'-O-demethyl-4-desoxypodophyllotoxin as antitumor agents. J.Med.Chem. 36 1689 PMID: 8389875


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2 Citations for Etoposide

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

Maswadeh et al (2015) Etoposide incorporated into camel milk phospholipids liposomes shows increased activity against fibrosarcoma in a mouse model. Eur J Cancer 2015 743051 PMID: 25821817

Li et al (2013) Transmembrane Protein 214 (TMEM214) mediates endoplasmic reticulum stress-induced caspase 4 enzyme activation and apoptosis. J Biol Chem 288 17908 PMID: 23661706


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