Orotic acid (6-Carboxyuracil), intermediate in pyrimidine biosynthesis (ab143139)

Overview

  • Product name

    Orotic acid (6-Carboxyuracil), intermediate in pyrimidine biosynthesis
  • Description

    Intermediate in pyrimidine metabolism
  • Biological description

    Intermediate in pyrimidine metabolism. Increases hepatic triacylglycerol levels in vivo. Cardioprotective.
  • Purity

    > 99%
  • CAS Number

    65-86-1
  • Chemical structure

    Chemical Structure

Properties

  • Chemical name

    2,4-Dioxo-1H-pyrimidine-6-carboxylic acid
  • Molecular weight

    156.10
  • Molecular formula

    C5H4N2O4
  • PubChem identifier

    967
  • Storage instructions

    Store at +4°C. Store under desiccating conditions. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
  • Solubility overview

    Soluble in 1 N NaOH to 100 mM
  • Handling

    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.

    Need more advice on solubility, usage and handling? Please visit our frequently asked questions (FAQ) page for more details.

  • SMILES

    C1=C(NC(NC1=O)=O)C(O)=O
  • Source

    Synthetic

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