Alfa Aesar™ Hypericin, 98%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ H26425-MC

Quantity 100mg

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 548-04-9
    Molecular Formula C30H16O8
    Formula Weight 504.44g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00016683
    Beilstein 1917913
    Merck Index 14,4863
    Synonym 4,4',5,5',7,7'-Hexahydroxy-2,2'-dimethylnaphthodianthrone; Hypericum red
    Chemical Name or Material Hypericin

    Specifications

    Melting Point ≈320°C (dec.)
    Quantity 100mg
    CAS 548-04-9
    Molecular Formula C30H16O8
    Formula Weight 504.44g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00016683
    Beilstein 1917913
    Merck Index 14,4863
    Synonym 4,4',5,5',7,7'-Hexahydroxy-2,2'-dimethylnaphthodianthrone; Hypericum red
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H301
    Toxic if swallowed.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P264-P270-P301+P310-P321-P405-P501a
    Wash thoroughly after handling.
    Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.
    IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
    Specific treatment (see label).
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
    Recommended Storage −30° to −10°C
    Chemical Name or Material Hypericin
    Assay 98%

    Description

    Applications
    Inhibitor of protein kinase C; induces photosynthesized apoptosisHypercin acts as an antibiotic and antiviral. It is involved in the inhibition of enzyme dopamine beta-hydroxylase action. It also exhibits an anti-HIV and anticancer drug. Further, it is useful in photodynamic therapy. In addition to this, it serves as an inhibitor of protein kinase C which induces photosynthesized apoptosis.

    Solubility
    Soluble in ethanol, dimethyl sulfoxide, methanol, acetone, ethylmethylketone, pyridine and sodium hydroxide. Insoluble in water.

    Notes
    Store in a cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

    GHS H Statement
    H301
    Toxic if swallowed.

    −30° to −10°C

    GHS P Statement
    P264-P270-P301+P310-P321-P405-P501a
    Wash thoroughly after handling.
    Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.
    IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
    Specific treatment (see label).
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

    Danger

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