|Source: ||Drechslera dematoidea
A cockroach infected by Metarrhizium anisopliae
|Description: ||Inhibits cell division by interfering with the formation of contractile microfilaments. Inhibits cell movement and induces nuclear extrusion. Interferes with actin polymerization. Inhibits glucose transport|
|CAS number: ||14930-96-2|
|Merck index: ||13, 2819|
|Molecular weight: ||479.6|
|Molecular Formula: ||C29H37NO5|
|DMSO or Ethanol.|
|Appearance: ||White to off-white powder|
|Purity||At least 96% by TLC, HPLC|
|Melting point||215°C -221°C|
|Solubility||Clear colorless solution at 20 mg/ml of ethanol|
|Applications||Cytochalasins are used as tools in cytological research, and in in the field of actin polymerisation|
| ||For Research use only. Not for Human or Drug use|
GMP/API grade available on request
Cytochalasin B by Fermentek is not produced from or contains any ingredients from animal origin.
No genetically modified organisms are used.
| ||Franco M, Hansen PJ. |
Effects of hyaluronic acid in culture and cytochalasin B treatment before freezing on survival of cryopreserved bovine embryos produced in vitro.
In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim. 2006 Jan-Feb;42(1-2):40-4.
| ||Chao JI, Liu HF. |
The blockage of survivin and securin expression increases the cytochalasin B-induced cell death and growth inhibition in human cancer cells.
Mol Pharmacol. 2006 Jan;69(1):154-64