Technical Data
A2297
Antibiotic A23187 (Calcimycin, Calcium Ionophore A23187)
10mg
Biochemicals Storage: -20CShipping: RT
Antibiotic A23187 is a calcium ionophore. It causes rapid influx of calcium in various cells across biological membranes.

Appearance:
Off white solid

Melting Point:
181-182C

Purity:
98% (TLC)

Solubility:
Soluble in DMSO
(50mg/ml with sonication)

Storage and Stability:
Lyophilized powder may be stored at 4C for up to 12 months. Solutions should be stored at -20C for up to 3 months. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial after thawing and prior to removing the cap. Further dilutions can be made in assay buffer.

CAS Number:
52665-69-7

Molecular Formula:
C29H37N3O6

Molecular Weight:
523.6
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.
1. Lew, V.L. & Garcia-Sancho, J., Cell. Calcium 6: 15-22 (1985). 2. Negri, D.P. & Kishi, Y., Tetrahedron. Lett. 28: 1063-1068 (1987). 3. Rao, T.A., et al., Life Sci. 53: PL147 (1993).

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