• Tubercidin packaged and labeled in glass vial.

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Description
Tubercidin is a nucleoside metabolite first isolated from Streptomyces tubericidus. Tubercidin, like other nucleosides, is a broad spectrum potent chemotherapeutic agent active against viruses, bacteria, fungi, protozoans and tumors. 
Soluble in ethanol, methanol, DMF and DMSO. 

    CAS Number

    69-33-0

    Molecular Formula

    C11H14N4O4

    Molecular Weight

    266.3

    Mechanism of Action

    Tubercidin acts on a diverse range of targets, such as RNA processing, nucleic acid and protein synthesis, and acts as a nucleoside mimic of adenosine.

    Storage Conditions

    -20°C

Specifications

    Appearance

    White solid

References

    References

    A new antibiotic, tubercidin. Anzai K. et al. J. Antibiot. Series A 1957, 10, 201.

    Nucleoside antibiotics: structure, biological activity, and biosynthesis. Isono K.J. Antibiot. 1988, 42, 1711.

    Toyocamycin, a new anti-candida antibiotic. Nishimura H. et al. J. Antibiot. 1956, 9A, 60.

    Nucleoside antibiotics. Suhadolnik R.J. Wily-Interscience. 1970, 298.

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