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Alfa Aesar™ Hypericin, 98%

$478.31 - $1,205.18

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Hypericin
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
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point ≈320°C (dec.)
Quantity 25mg
Chemical Name or Material Hypericin
CAS 548-04-9
Assay 98%
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

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.

Safety and Handling

Danger

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.

GHS H Statement
H301
Toxic if swallowed.

−30° to −10°C