• Cordycepin

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Description
Cordycepin (3'-deoxyadenosine, 3'-dA) is a nucleoside analog with antileukemic and antitumor properties.

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    CAS Number

    73-03-0

    Molecular Formula

    C10H13N5O3

    Molecular Weight

    251.25

    Mechanism of Action

    Cordycepin becomes anabolically phosphorylated (3'-dA -> 3'-dATP) to its active triphosphate form and inhibits terminal deoxynucleotidyl transferase (TdT) activity intracellularly.

    Storage Conditions

    ≤30°C

Specifications

    Appearance

    Off-white powder

    Loss on Drying

    Not more than 3.0%

References

    References

    Kodama, Eiichi N. "Antileukemic Activity and Mechanism of Action of Cordycepin against Terminal Deoxynucleotidyl Transferase-positive (TdT+) Leukemic Cells." Antileukemic Activity and Mechanism of Action of Cordycepin against Terminal Deoxynucleotidyl Transferase-positive (TdT+) Leukemic Cells. Elsevier Science, 24 Mar. 1999.

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