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Methyl 2-Deoxy-D-erythro-pentopyranoside Bis(4-methylbenzoate)




Catalog No. : DI-T-58085
CAS Number : 78103-18-1
Molecular Weight : 384.42
Molecular Formula : C22H24O6
Synonym : Decitabine Impurity
Application Notes : Methyl 2-Deoxy-D-erythro-pentopyranoside Bis(4-methylbenzoate) is an impurity of Decitabine (a-isomer), a DNA hypomethylating agent that is used to treat various forms of cancer, such as myelogeneous leukemia and metastatic lung cancerBy inhibiting DNA methyltransferase, Decitabine silences the tumour suppressor genes and, consequently, “normalizing” gene expression in cancerous cells.
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