• Ganciclovir packaged and labeled.

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Description

Ganciclovir is an antiviral compound specifically used to treat cytomegalovirus (CMV) in immunocompromised individuals.

    CAS Number

    82410-32-0

    Molecular Formula

    C9H13N5O4

    Molecular Weight

    255.23

    Mechanism of Action

    Ganciclovir is metabolized to ganciclovir-5'-triphosphate which specifically targets CMV DNA polymerase and inhibits DNA synthesis.

    Tariff Code

    2933.59.5300

Specifications

    Form

    Powder

    Water Content (Karl Fisher)

    ≤3.0%

    Assay

    (On Dried Basis): 98.0-102.0%

References

    References

    Matthews, T., and R. Boehme. "Antiviral Activity and Mechanism of Action of Ganciclovir." Reviews of Infectious Diseases 3 (1988): 490-94. Nih.gov. Web. 24 Mar. 2014.

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