Certificate of Analysis

 

Catalog Number: M5771
Product Name: Mercaptopurine (6-MP)
CAS Number: 50-44-2

Physical and Chemical Properties
Formula: C5H4N4S
Molecular Weight: 152.18
Solubility: 30 mg/mL in DMSO
Long-term Storage: at -20℃
Chemical Structure: Mercaptopurine (6-MP) Structure
Analytical Data
HPLC: Shows Min >99% purity
H-NMR: Consistent with structure
Product Information
Description: Mercaptopurine is a widely used antileukemic agent and immunosuppressive drug that inhibits de novo purine synthesis through incorporation of thiopurine methyltransferase metabolites into DNA and RNA.
   
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.