Thermo Scientific™

Thymidine, 99%

100g, Each
Thermo Scientific™

Thymidine, 99%

100g, Each
Quantity
Catalog number: A11493.22
also known as A11493-22
Price (USD)
740.00 / Each
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Chemical Identifiers

CAS
50-89-5
IUPAC Name
1-[4-hydroxy-5-(hydroxymethyl)oxolan-2-yl]-5-methyl-1,2,3,4-tetrahydropyrimidine-2,4-dione
Molecular Formula
C10H14N2O5
InChI Key
IQFYYKKMVGJFEH-UHFFFAOYNA-N
SMILES
CC1=CN(C2CC(O)C(CO)O2)C(=O)NC1=O
Appearance (Color)
White to pale cream
Melting Point (clear melt)
185-190?C
Assay (HPLC)
≥98.5%
Optical Rotation
+19 ± 2.0? (c= 1 in water)
Form
Powder

Description

This Thermo Scientific brand product was originally part of the Alfa Aesar product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand. The original Alfa Aesar product / item code or SKU reference has not changed as a part of the brand transition to Thermo Scientific.
Applications
Thymidine is used in the syntheses of active pharmaceutical ingredient such as zidovudine. It also pairs with deoxyadenosine in double-stranded deoxyribonucleic acid. It is used to synchronize the cells in G1/early S phase in cell biology.

Solubility
Soluble in water, methanol, hot ethanol, hot acetone, hot ethyl acetate, pyridine, glacial acetic acid and hydrochloric acid. Slightly soluble in hot chloroform .

Notes
Store in a cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
RUO – Research Use Only

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