Technical Data
005055
Buformin Hydrochloride
100mg
Biochemicals Storage: -20CShipping: Blue Ice
Buformin, clinically used for diabetes mellitus, is known to improve resistance to insulin in patients. It suppresses the expression of glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate dehydrogenase.

Form:
White Solid

Melting Point:
166-172C


Solubility:
DMSO, Methanol

CAS Number:
1190-53-0

Molecular Formula:
C6H16ClN5

Molecular Weight:
193.68
Important Note: This 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. Toxicity and Hazards:All products should be handled by qualified personnel only, trained in laboratory procedures.
Owen, M.,et al.: J. Biochem., 348, 607 (2000), Detaille, D., et al.: Biochem. Pharmacol. 63, 1259 (2002).

Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.