SKU: P087  / 
    CAS Number: 130603-59-7

    Piperafizine A

    $223.00 - $780.00
    Piperafizine A is a methylated diketopiperazine formed by the condensation of phenylalanine, produced by a number of species in the Streptomyces genus. Piperafizine A exhibits little activity in vitro but potentiates vincristine antitumor potency.

    Piperfizine A is soluble in ethanol, methanol, DMF or DMSO. Limited water solubility.
    Mechanism of ActionThe mechanism of action has not been characterised.
    Molecular FormulaC19H16N2O2
    ReferencesPiperafizine A and B, potentiators of cytotoxicity to vincristine. Kamei, H. et al. , J. Antibiot., 1990, 43, 1018.