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Usnic acid 

Cat. No.: HY-N0656 Purity: 98.69%
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Usnic acid, a lichen-derived secondary metabolite, has a unique dibenzofuran skeleton. Usnic acid has excellent anticancer and antimicrobial properties. Usnic acid significantly inhibits RANKL-mediated osteoclast formation and function by reducing the transcriptional and translational expression of NFATc1.

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Usnic acid Chemical Structure

Usnic acid Chemical Structure

CAS No. : 125-46-2

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Description

Usnic acid, a lichen-derived secondary metabolite, has a unique dibenzofuran skeleton. Usnic acid has excellent anticancer and antimicrobial properties. Usnic acid significantly inhibits RANKL-mediated osteoclast formation and function by reducing the transcriptional and translational expression of NFATc1[1].

Molecular Weight

344.32

Formula

C18H16O7

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Powder -20°C 3 years
4°C 2 years
In solvent -80°C 6 months
-20°C 1 month
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DMSO : 3.33 mg/mL (9.67 mM; ultrasonic and warming and heat to 80°C)

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Concentration Solvent Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 2.9043 mL 14.5214 mL 29.0428 mL
5 mM 0.5809 mL 2.9043 mL 5.8085 mL
10 mM --- --- ---
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