Enjoy 30% off select life science products  with free shipping and giveaways with promo code: RESEARCH30 Offer ends October 30th, 2020.

Cart
 
In Stock

5-Fluorocytosine

5-Fluorocytosine

$619.30
5-Fluorocytosine

SKU: 02199792-CF

Synonyms
4-Amino-5-fluoro-2-hydroxypyrimidine; Flucystine; 4-amino-5-fluoro-2(1H)-pyrimidinone; Flucytosine
CAS Number:
2022-85-7
Molecular Formula:
C4H4FN3O
Molecular Weight:
129.094 g/mol
Beilstein Registry Number:
127285
EC Number:
217-968-7
MDL Number:
MFCD00006035
Product Description

5-Fluorocytosine

Application Notes

5-Fluorocytosine is used in studies on TMP biosynthesis. It is used as an antifungal agent. It has also been used as a selection agent for plastids in transgenic plants.

Usage Statement

Research Use Only (RUO). Unless otherwise stated in our catalog or other company documentation accompanying the product(s), our products are intended for research use only and are not to be used for any other purpose, which includes but is not limited to, unauthorized commercial uses, in vitro diagnostic uses, ex vivo or in vivo therapeutic uses or any type of consumption or application to humans or animals.

Key Applications

Used in studies on TMP biosynthesis | Antifungal

Specifications
SKU 02199792-CF
Alternate Names 4-Amino-5-fluoro-2-hydroxypyrimidine; Flucystine; 4-amino-5-fluoro-2(1H)-pyrimidinone; Flucytosine
Application Notes 5-Fluorocytosine is used in studies on TMP biosynthesis. It is used as an antifungal agent. It has also been used as a selection agent for plastids in transgenic plants.
Base Catalog Number 199792
Beilstein Registry Number 127285
Biochemical Physiological Actions 5-FC is deaminated by cytosine deaminase to product 5-fluorouracil, resulting in RNA miscoding. 5-Fluorocytosine inhibits DNA and RNA synthesis and interferes with ribosomal protein synthesis.
CAS # 2022-85-7
EC Number 217-968-7
Extinction Coefficient EmM= 8.91 (in 0.1 M HCl) (Lit.)
Format Powder
Hazard Statements H361
Melting Point 296 °C
Molecular Formula C4H4FN3O
Molecular Weight 129.094 g/mol
Personal Protective Equipment Eyeshields, Gloves, respirator filter
Purity ≥98.5%
RTECS Number HA6040000
Safety Symbol GHS08
Solubility >19.4 [ug/mL]
Usage Statement Research Use Only (RUO). Unless otherwise stated in our catalog or other company documentation accompanying the product(s), our products are intended for research use only and are not to be used for any other purpose, which includes but is not limited to, unauthorized commercial uses, in vitro diagnostic uses, ex vivo or in vivo therapeutic uses or any type of consumption or application to humans or animals.
UV Visible Absorbance λ max (0.1 N HCl) 284 - 286 nm
Documents

Certificates of Analysis

Certificates of Analysis
English (United States)
Certificates of Analysis
English (United States)
Certificates of Analysis
English (United States)

Material Safety Data Sheet

Material Safety Data Sheet
English (Emirates)
Material Safety Data Sheet
English (United States)
Material Safety Data Sheet
German (Switzerland)
Material Safety Data Sheet
French (Switzerland)
Material Safety Data Sheet
Swedish (Sweden)
Material Safety Data Sheet
Spanish (Spain)
Material Safety Data Sheet
Portuguese (Portugal)
Material Safety Data Sheet
Norvegian (Norway)
Material Safety Data Sheet
Spanish (Mexico)
Material Safety Data Sheet
English (Malta)
Material Safety Data Sheet
German (Luxembourg)
Material Safety Data Sheet
Japanese (Japan)
Material Safety Data Sheet
English (Ireland)
Material Safety Data Sheet
Indonesian (Indonesia)
Material Safety Data Sheet
English (India)
Material Safety Data Sheet
English (United States)
Material Safety Data Sheet
English (United Kingdom)
Material Safety Data Sheet
German (Germany)
Material Safety Data Sheet
French (France)
Material Safety Data Sheet
English (United States)
Material Safety Data Sheet
Finnish (Finland)
Material Safety Data Sheet
English (United Kingdom)
Material Safety Data Sheet
French (Canada)
Material Safety Data Sheet
English (Canada)
Material Safety Data Sheet
French (Belgium)
Material Safety Data Sheet
German (Austria)
Material Safety Data Sheet
English (Australia)
Material Safety Data Sheet
English (United States)
Material Safety Data Sheet
English (United States)