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Cat.No. 4990 - Stavudine | C10H12N2O4 | CAS No. 3056-17-5
Description: Nucleoside analog; antiviral
Chemical Name: 1-[(2R,5S)-2,5-Dihydro-5-(hydroxymethyl)-2-furanyl]-5-methyl-2,4(1H,3H)-pyrimidinedione
Purity: ≥99% (HPLC)
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Literature (2)

Biological Activity

Nucleoside analog; antiviral that inhibits HIV replication in vitro. Orally bioavailable.

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Technical Data

M. Wt 224.21
Formula C10H12N2O4
Storage Store at -20°C
Purity ≥99% (HPLC)
CAS Number 3056-17-5
PubChem ID 18283
Smiles [H]C1=C([H])[C@@H](O[C@@H]1CO)N1C=C(C)C(=O)NC1=O

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Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
water 22.42 100
DMSO 22.42 100

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 4.46 mL 22.3 mL 44.6 mL
5 mM 0.89 mL 4.46 mL 8.92 mL
10 mM 0.45 mL 2.23 mL 4.46 mL
50 mM 0.09 mL 0.45 mL 0.89 mL

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

Baba et al (1987) Both 2',3'-dideoxythymidine and its 2',3'-unsaturated derivative (2',3'-dideoxythymidinene) are potent and selective inhibitors of human immunodeficiency virus replication in vitro. Biochem.Biophys.Res.Commun. 142 128 PMID: 3028398

Riddler et al (1995) Antiretroviral activity of stav. (2',3'-didehydro-3'-deoxythymidine, D4T). Antiviral Res. 27 189 PMID: 8540743

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Stavudine was studied to understand how it affects cellular synthesis of mitochondrial DNA.
By Anonymous on 11/30/2019
Species: Human

Stavudine triphosphate was studied to understand how it affects cellular synthesis of mitochondrial DNA.

Cells were grown and differentiated, as described in the text, in the presence of 0, 1, or 10 μM AZT.

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