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.
5-Iodo-2′-deoxycytidine is used in the construction of DNA oligomers to enable structural studies and photoactivated cross-linking. It is used in the synthesis of other modified nucleosides, such as 5-ethynylferrocenyl-2′-deoxycytidine used in semiconductor electrodes and 10-(2-deoxyβ-D-ribofuranosyl)pyrimido[4′,5′:4,5]pyrimido[1,6-a]indole-6,9(7H)-dione (dCPPI).
Slightly soluble in water.
Stable under recommended storage conditions. Incompatible with oxidizing agents and heat.
RUO – Research Use Only