Certificate of Analysis


Catalog Number: M1940
Product Name: Docetaxel
CAS Number: 114977-28-5

Physical and Chemical Properties
Formula: C43H53NO14
Molecular Weight: 807.88
Solubility: DMSO 150 mg/mL, Ethanol 150 mg/mL
Long-term Storage: at -20°C
Chemical Structure: Docetaxel Structure
Analytical Data
HPLC: Shows Min 100.00% purity
H-NMR: Consistent with structure
Product Information
Description: Docetaxel (Taxotere), a semi-synthetic analog of paclitaxel (Taxol), is a promoter of microtubule polymerization leading to cell cycle arrest at G2/M, apoptosis and cytotoxicity.
Stability and Solubility Advice: Information concerning product stability, particularly in solution, has rarely been reported and in most cases we can only offer a general guide.
We recommend that stock solutions, once prepared, are stored aliquoted in tightly sealed vials at -20°C or below and used within 1 month.