Product: Doxorubicin, Hydrochloride
Description: Antitumor antibiotic and a highly effective myotoxin that inhibits topoisomerase II (IC50 = 100 nM). Binds to nucleic acids, presumably by specific intercalation into the DNA double helix, thereby inhibiting nucleic acid synthesis.
Synonyms: Adriamycin; 14-Hydroxydaunomycin, HCl
Molecular Weight: 580.0
CAS Number: 25316-40-9.
Appearance: Red solid. Hygroscopic.
Purity: ≥ 95% by HPLC
Storage/Handling: Room temp (+20°C). Protect from light.
Shipping: Express Courier
Risk Statements: 45-46
Safety Statements: 36/37-45-53-22-28
References: Merck Index 13, 3473.
For laboratory use only