Technical Data
Pifithrin-alpha (cyclic) hydrobromide (2-(4-Methylphenyl)imidazo-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrobenzothiazole . HBr)
Biochemicals Storage: 4C/-20CShipping: Blue Ice
Stable analog of pifithrin-alpha. p53 inhibitor.

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

CAS Number:

Molecular Formula:
C16H16N2S . HBr

Molecular Weight:
Purity: >98% (NMR)

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:
Novel cyclized Pifithrin-alpha p53 inactivators: synthesis and biological studies: Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 15, 1561 (2005)
Imino-tetrahydro-benzothiazole derivatives as p53 inhibitors: discovery of a highly potent in vivo inhibitor and its action mechanism: N. Pietrancosta, et al.; J. Med. Chem. 49, 3645 (2006)

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