Didanosine

Catalog No.S1702

For research use only.

Didanosine is a reverse transcriptase inhibitor with an IC50 of 0.49 μM.

Didanosine Chemical Structure

CAS No. 69655-05-6

Selleck's Didanosine has been cited by 2 Publications

Purity & Quality Control

Choose Selective Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors

Other Reverse Transcriptase Products

Biological Activity

Description Didanosine is a reverse transcriptase inhibitor with an IC50 of 0.49 μM.
Targets
Reverse transcriptase [1]
490 nM
In vitro

Didanosine induces cytoplasmic lipid droplet accumulations, increases lactate production and decreases activities of COX (complex IV) and SDH (part of complex II) in cultured human muscle cells. [1] Didanosine is converted to its active moiety, dideoxyadenosine-5'-triphosphate (ddATP), which inhibits HIV reverse transcriptase and terminates viral DNA growth in the target cell for HIV. [2] Didanosine induces dose-dependent decreases in neurite number, length of the longest neurite in each neuron, and total neurite length per neuron in dissociated DRG cell cultures with 3 days treatment. Didanosine induces a neurite retraction or neurite loss in a dose-dependent manner in dissociated DRG neurons, suggesting that Didanosine may partially contribute to developing peripheral neuropathy. [3] Didanosine potentiates the mutagenicity of Zidovudine in the thymidine kinase (TK) gene of cultured human TK6 lymphoblastoid cells. Didanosine combined with Zidovudine causes a significant increase in micronucleated PCEs and induces a significant increase in Tk mutants, which is associated with loss of the wild-type Tk+ allele. [4] Didanosine depletes mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) in cultured hepatocytes, this mtDNA depletion is associated with an increased in vitro production of lactate. [5]

Protocol (from reference)

Solubility (25°C)

In vitro

Chemical Information

Molecular Weight 236.23
Formula

C10H12N4O3

CAS No. 69655-05-6
Storage 3 years -20°C powder
2 years -80°C in solvent
Smiles C1CC(OC1CO)N2C=NC3=C2N=CNC3=O

In vivo Formulation Calculator (Clear solution)

Step 1: Enter information below (Recommended: An additional animal making an allowance for loss during the experiment)

mg/kg g μL

Step 2: Enter the in vivo formulation (This is only the calculator, not formulation. Please contact us first if there is no in vivo formulation at the solubility Section.)

% DMSO % % Tween 80 % ddH2O
%DMSO %

Calculation results:

Working concentration: mg/ml;

Method for preparing DMSO master liquid: mg drug pre-dissolved in μL DMSO ( Master liquid concentration mg/mL, Please contact us first if the concentration exceeds the DMSO solubility of the batch of drug. )

Method for preparing in vivo formulation: Take μL DMSO master liquid, next addμL PEG300, mix and clarify, next addμL Tween 80, mix and clarify, next add μL ddH2O, mix and clarify.

Method for preparing in vivo formulation: Take μL DMSO master liquid, next add μL Corn oil, mix and clarify.

Note: 1. Please make sure the liquid is clear before adding the next solvent.
2. Be sure to add the solvent(s) in order. You must ensure that the solution obtained, in the previous addition, is a clear solution before proceeding to add the next solvent. Physical methods such
as vortex, ultrasound or hot water bath can be used to aid dissolving.

Molarity Calculator

Mass Concentration Volume Molecular Weight

Tech Support

Answers to questions you may have can be found in the inhibitor handling instructions. Topics include how to prepare stock solutions, how to store inhibitors, and issues that need special attention for cell-based assays and animal experiments.

Handling Instructions

Tel: +1-832-582-8158 Ext:3
If you have any other enquiries, please leave a message.

* Indicates a Required Field

Please enter your name.
Please enter your email. Please enter a valid email address.
Please write something to us.
Tags: buy Didanosine | Didanosine supplier | purchase Didanosine | Didanosine cost | Didanosine manufacturer | order Didanosine | Didanosine distributor