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UK-1 Biochemical

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  1 mg  /  $555 +1 FREE 8GB USB
UK-1 biochemical
Product Name

UK-1, Biochemical

Full Product Name

UK-1 (Antibiotic)

Research Use Only
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.
Antibiotic UK-1 from Streptomyces
Highly Purified
~95% (HPLC)
Supplied as a white to pale pink solid.
CAS Number
Molecular Formula
Soluble in DMSO. Limited solubility in water, methanol and ethanol.
Preparation and Storage
Lyophilized powder may be stored at -20 degree C. Stable for 12 months at -20 degree C. Reconstitute with DMSO. Aliquot to avoid repeated freezing and thawing. Store at -20 degree C. 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.
Other Notes
Small volumes of UK-1 biochemical vial(s) may occasionally become entrapped in the seal of the product vial during shipment and storage. If necessary, briefly centrifuge the vial on a tabletop centrifuge to dislodge any liquid in the container`s cap. Certain products may require to ship with dry ice and additional dry ice fee may apply.
Related Product Information for
UK-1 biochemical
Antibiotic UK-1 is an unusual bis-benzoxazole metabolite isolated from a species of Streptomyces. It exhibits good antitumor activity but is devoid of antimicrobial activity. Antibiotic UK-1 acts as a magnesium ion-dependent DNA binding agent and inhibitor of human topoisomerase II.
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