Biological descriptionMicrotubule inhibitor. Rapidly depolymerises microtubules in vivo and inhibits tubulin polymerisation in vitro. Inhibits mitosis. Also reduces stem cell pluripotency factors Oct 4 and Nanog.
Chemical nameMethyl [5-(2-thienylcarbonyl)-1H-benzimidazol-2-yl]carbamate
Storage instructionsStore at +4°C. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
Solubility overviewSoluble in DMSO to 50 mM
Wherever possible, you should prepare and use solutions on the same day. However, if you need to make up stock solutions in advance, we recommend that you store the solution as aliquots in tightly sealed vials at -20°C. Generally, these will be useable for up to one month. Before use, and prior to opening the vial we recommend that you allow your product to equilibrate to room temperature for at least 1 hour.