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Synonym: 6-MPH4, DL-2-Amino-4-hydroxy-6-methyl-5,6,7,8-tetrahydropteridine dihydrochloride
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation): C7H11N5O · 2HCl
Molecular Weight: 254.12
CAS Number: 69113-63-9
6-MPH4 is used to study mechanisms of nitric oxide (NO) synthase and free radical induced L-DOPA release from striatal tissue.
Synthetic cofactor for tyrosine hydrolase; also cofactor for phenylalanine and tryptophan hydroxylases; less activity than the natural cofactor, BH4
50, 100 mg in glass bottle