Chemical Name : BIBR-1532/BIBR1532
CAS : 321674-73-1
Synonyms: BIBR 1532
Solubility:Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 25 mM in ethanol
Storage:Store at RT
Selective telomerase inhibitor (IC50 values are 93, > 100000 and > 100000 nM for human telomerase, human RNA polymerase I and human RNA polymerase II + III respectively). Causes telomere shortening in exponentially growing NCI-H460 lung carcinoma cells and eventual growth arrest.
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