Vidarabine, Adenine arabinoside
For research use only!
Shipping: shipped at ambient temperature
Storage Conditions: store at 4 °C
store dark and dry
Short term exposure (up to 1 week cumulative) to ambient temperature possible.
Shelf Life: 36 months
Molecular Formula: C10H13N5O4
Molecular Weight: 267.24 g/mol
Purity: > 99 %
Form: white to off-white crystals
Agonistic ligand, mainly for nucleoside receptor A1, with less affinity to A2A and A3
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