Technical Data
D3693-05
Deferoxamine Mesylate (DFOM, Deferoxamine Methanesulfonate Salt, Desferrioxamine Mesylate Salt)
500mg
Biochemicals Storage: 4CShipping: Blue Ice
An iron chelator used for the treatment of acute iron intoxication and of chronic iron overload due to transfusion-dependent anemias. Has been shown to have anti-proliferative effects on vascular smooth muscle cells in vitro and in vivo and to arrest cells in the G1 phase. Induces apoptosis in HL-60 cells by chelating iron. In addition, it has been shown to have antioxidant properties and to protect cells against H O -induced damage.

Solubility:
Soluble in water at ~50mg/ml

CAS Number:
138-14-7

Molecular Formula:
C H N O CH O S

Molecular Weight:
~656.79
Purity: ~98% (HPLC)
Form: Supplied as a white to off-white solid.

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