AzT, Zidovudine, Azidothymidine
For research use only!
Shipping: shipped at ambient temperature
Storage Conditions: store at -20 °C
Shelf Life: 30 months after date of delivery
Molecular Formula: C10H13N5O4
Molecular Weight: 267.24 g/mol
Purity: ≥ 98 % (HPLC)
Form: white crystalline powder
Tornevik et al. (1995) Cytotoxicity of 3-azido-3-deoxythymidine correlates with 3-azidothymidine-5-monophosphate (AZTMP) levels, whereas anti-human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) activity correlates with 3-azidothymidine-5-triphosphate (AZTTP) levels in cultured CEM T-lymphoblastoid cells. Biochem. Pharmacol 49:829.
Hall et al. (1994) 3-Azido-3-deoxythymidine potently inhibits protein glycosylation. A novel mechanism for AZT cytotoxicity. J. Biol. Chem. 269:14355.