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Zeatin, purified from Zea mays, is a member of the cytokinin group of plant growth factors, the activity of which is attributed to its more stable trans forminase-1 expression via MAP kinase signaling in human skin fibroblasts. Trans-Zeatin is a potential agent for the management of skin photoaging.
Catalog #T8266-25
Melting Point208-214ºC
Residue after Ignition 0.1%
Loss on Drying 0.1%
Storage and StabilityMay be stored at RT for short-term only. Long-term storage is recommended at -20°C. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial prior to removing the cap.
CAS Number1637-39-4
Molecular FormulaC10H13N5O
Molecular Weight219.25
Purity~ 99%
FormSupplied as a white to off-white crystalline powder.
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 names(2E)-2-Methyl-4-(9H-purin-6-ylamino)-2-buten-1-ol; 6-(4-Hydroxy-3-methyl -trans-2-butenylamino)purine; N6-(4-Hydroxy-3-methyl-trans-2-butenyl)adenine; ZT; ZTA; Zeatin; (E)-Zeatin; Zeatine

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