Technical Data
16-epi-Latrunculin B
Biochemicals Storage: 4°C/-20°CShipping: Blue Ice
Antiviral (against herpes simplex type 1 virus (HSV-1)).
Depolymerizes actin filaments (F-actin).

Storage and Stability:
Short-term Storage: +4°C
Long-term Storage: -20°C
Stable for at least 2 years after receipt when stored at -20°C.

Molecular Formula:

Molecular Weight:
Purity: >95% (HPLC)

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.
Product Reference:
Toward computing relative configurations: 16-epi-latrunculin B, a new stereoisomer of the actin polymerization inhibitor latrunculin B: T.R. Hoye, et al.; JACS 124, 7405 (2002) Abstract
A new dimension to the biosynthetic products isolated from the sponge Negombata magnifica: B. Vilozny, et al.; J. Nat. Prod. 67, 1055 (2004)
Diverted total synthesis: Preparation of a focused library of latrunculin analogues and evaluation of their actin-binding properties: A. Fürstner, et al.; PNAS 102, 8103 (2005)
Total syntheses of the actin-binding macrolides latrunculin A, B, C, M, S and 16-epi-latrunculin B: A. Fürstner, et al.; Chemistry 13, 115 (2007)
Interrogating the Bioactive Pharmacophore of the Latrunculin Chemotype by Investigating the Metabolites of Two Taxonomically Unrelated Sponges: T. Amagata, et al.; J. Med. Chem. 51, 7234 (2008)

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