SKU: M012  / 
    CAS Number: 24280-93-1

    Mycophenolic Acid

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    Mycophenolic acid is an immunosuppressant drug commonly used to prevent post-transplant organ rejection. Mycophenolic acid is freely soluble in methanol and insoluble in water.

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    Mechanism of ActionMycophenolic Acid blocks inosine monophosphate dehydrogenase in the guanosine monophosphate pathway and suppresses cytokine-induced nitric oxide production.
    Impurity ProfileHeavy Metals: ≤20ppm
    Total Impurities: ≤2.0%
    Individual Impurity: Not more than 0.5%
    Cancer ApplicationsMycophenolic acid acts as an inhibitor for inosine monophosphate dehydrogenase (IMPDH), an enzyme responsible for controlling the rate of guanine monophosphate synthesis. IMPDH is required for T-cell and B-cell growth and proliferation to a higher degree than other host cells.