5-Fluoro Uracil

Catalogue number: F596000
Chemical name: 5-Fluoro Uracil
Synonyms: 5-Fluoro-2,4(1H,3H)pyrimidinedione; 2,4-Dihydroxy-5-fluoropyrimidine; 5-FU; 5-Fluoropyrimidine-2,4-diol; Adrucil; Arumel; Carac; Fluoroplex; Fluorouracil; Flurablastin; Queroplex; Ro 2-9757; Timazin; U 8953; Ulup;
CAS Number: 51-21-8
Possible CAS #: NA
Molecular form.: C₄H₃FN₂O₂
Appearance: White to Pale Yellow Solid
Melting Point: 262 - 265°C (dec.)
Mol. Weight: 130.08
Storage: Refrigerator
Solubility: DMSO (Slightly), Methanol (Very Slightly, Heated), Water (Slightly)
Stability: No Data Available
Category: Metabolites & Impurities, Nucleotides, Bases & Related Reagents, Pharmaceuticals, Intermediates & Fine Chemicals
Boiling Point: No Data Available
Applications: 5-Fluoro Uracil is is an DNA/RNA synthesis inhibitor. It is used as a potent antitumor agent since it interrupts nucleotide synthetic by inhibiting thymidylate synthase.
Dangerous Goods Info: Not a dangerous good if item is equal too or less than 1g/ml and there is less than 100g in the package
References: Longley, D., et al.: Nat. Rev. Cancer, 3, 330 (2003); Bollag, W., et al.: Eur. J. Cancer, 16, 427 (1980); Pinedo, H., et al.: J. Clin. Oncol., 6, 1653 (1988); Ishikawa, T., et al.: Biochem. Pharmacol., 55, 1091 (1998); Schuller, J., et al.: Cancer Chemother. Pharmacol., 45, 291 (2000)
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