Technical Data
Kendomycin (Antibiotic TAN 2162)
Biochemicals Storage: 4C/-20CShipping: Blue Ice
Kendomycin is an unusual macrocyclic metabolite containing a rare quinone methide group. Kendomycin is a potent antibacterial agent against Gram positive and negative bacteria including MRSA strains, also displaying antitumor activity. Kendomycin has been reported to be a potent endothelin receptor agonist and has been demonstrated to possess antiosteoporotic activity.

Soluble in ethanol, methanol, DMF or DMSO. Limited water solubility

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Source: Streptomyces sp.
Purity: >95%
Form: Yellow 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.
1. Structure and biosynthesis of kendomycin, a carboxylic ansa-compound from Streptomyces. Bode H.B & Zeeck A. 2000. J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. I 323-328. 2. Antiosteoporotic compound. Su M.H. et al. 1998. US Patent 5728727.

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