Thermo Scientific™

Ribavirin, 98%, Thermo Scientific™

25g, Each
Thermo Scientific™

Ribavirin, 98%, Thermo Scientific™

25g, Each
Quantity

Chemical Identifiers

CAS
36791-04-5
IUPAC Name
1-[(2R,3R,4S,5R)-3,4-dihydroxy-5-(hydroxymethyl)oxolan-2-yl]-1H-1,2,4-triazole-3-carboxamide
Molecular Formula
C8H12N4O5
InChI Key
IWUCXVSUMQZMFG-AFCXAGJDSA-N
SMILES
NC(=O)C1=NN(C=N1)[C@@H]1O[C@H](CO)[C@@H](O)[C@H]1O
Loss on drying
=<0.5 %
HPLC
>=97.5 %
Specific optical rotation
-33° to -37° (20°C, 589 nm) (1 % in water)
Residue after ign. (sulfated)
=<0.25 %
Appearance (Color)
White to off-white

Description

This Thermo Scientific brand product was originally part of the Acros Organics product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand. The original Acros Organics product / item code or SKU reference has not changed as a part of the brand transition to Thermo Scientific.
General description
• Ribavirin is a broad-spectrum antiviral nucleoside analog
• It inhibits viral genome synthesis
Applications
• Ribavirin is an antiviral compound
• Its metabolite, ribavirin 5'-phosphate, inhibits inosine monophosphate dehydrogenase (IMP), which is involved in GTP biosynthesis
WARNING: Reproductive Harm - www.P65Warnings.ca.gov
RUO – Research Use Only

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