1. Metabolic Enzyme/Protease
  2. Endogenous Metabolite

5-Amino-3H-imidazole-4-Carboxamide (Synonyms: 5-Aminoimidazole-4-carboxamide; AICA)

Cat. No.: HY-41461 Purity: 99.97%
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5-Amino-3H-imidazole-4-Carboxamide (AICA) is an important precursor for the synthesis of purines in general and of the nucleobases adenine and guanine in particular.

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5-Amino-3H-imidazole-4-Carboxamide Chemical Structure

5-Amino-3H-imidazole-4-Carboxamide Chemical Structure

CAS No. : 360-97-4

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Description

5-Amino-3H-imidazole-4-Carboxamide (AICA) is an important precursor for the synthesis of purines in general and of the nucleobases adenine and guanine in particular.

IC50 & Target

Human Endogenous Metabolite

 

Solvent & Solubility
In Vitro: 

10 mM in DMSO

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Concentration Solvent Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 7.9290 mL 39.6448 mL 79.2896 mL
5 mM 1.5858 mL 7.9290 mL 15.8579 mL
10 mM 0.7929 mL 3.9645 mL 7.9290 mL
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References
Molecular Weight

126.12

Formula

C₄H₆N₄O

CAS No.

360-97-4

SMILES

O=C(C1=C(N)NC=N1)N

Storage
Powder -20°C 3 years
  4°C 2 years
In solvent -80°C 6 months
  -20°C 1 month
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Room temperature in continental US; may vary elsewhere

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