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Streptozotocin (2-Deoxy-2-(3-methyl-3-nitrosoureido)-D-glucopyranose, Streptozocin, STZ,
NSC 85998, Antibiotic U9889, Zanosar)


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Antibiotic Diabetogenic. Diabetes inducer. Induces diabetes mellitus in animal models through its toxic effects on pancreatic beta-cells Mutagenic.
Potent alkylating agent. Potent DNA methylating agent Nitric oxide (NO) donor. Vasorelaxant. Cytotoxic to cells that express GLUT2 glucose transporter. O-GlcNAc-selective N-acetyl-beta-D-glucosaminidase (O-GlcNAcase) inhibitor.
Genotoxic. Induces DNA damage. Produces DNA strand breaks. Cell death inducer.
Antineoplastic. Anti-cancer agent used in chemotherapy.
Induces cell cylce arrest at G2.
Catalog #045318
Storage and StabilityShort-term Storage: +4°C
Long-term Storage: -20°C
Stable for at least 2 years after receipt when stored at -20°C.
CAS Number18883-66-4
Molecular FormulaC8H15N3O7
Molecular Weight265.2
Purity>98% (HPLC)
Important NoteThis product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological.
Alternate names2-Deoxy-2-(3-methyl-3-nitrosoureido)-D-glucopyranose, Streptozocin, STZ, NSC 85998, Antibiotic U9889, Zanosar

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