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DNA Synthesis Inhibitor
Nucleobase analog for in vitro and in vivo cytotoxicity assays
5-Fluorocytosine is a fluorinated analog of cytosine. 5-FC is approved by the U.S.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as an antifungal agent used for the treatment of Candida and Cryptococcus.
Lately with the development of gene therapy, 5-FC has been introduced as a prodrug in combination with the cytosine deaminase suicide gene.Back to the top
CAS number: 2022-85-7
Molecular weight: 129.1
Working concentration: 200 - 500 μg/mlBack to the top
- 250 mg at 10 mg/ml
5-FC is shipped at room temperature.
Store at room temperature in a cool and dark place.
5-FC is stable for one year when properly storedBack to the top