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Empirical Formula (Hill Notation): C9H15N5O3 · 2HCl
Molecular Weight: 314.17
CAS Number: 69056-38-8
|water, oxygen free: soluble19.60 - 20.40 mg/mL, clear to slightly hazy, colorless to faintly yellow|
Natural cofactor for phenylalanine hydroxylase, tyrosine hydroxylase, tryptophan hydroxylase, and nitric oxide synthetase.
5, 25, 100 mg in glass bottle
(6R)-BH4 has been used as a buffer component for assaying tyrosine hydroxylase enzyme activity in mouse brain tissues3. (6R)-BH4 has also been identified as an activator compound from a LOPAC library screen using a fluorogenic Î±-glucosidase assay4.
This compound is also offered as part of Sigmaâ€²s Library of Pharmacologically Active Compounds (LOPAC®1280), a biologically annotated collection of high-quality, ready-to-screen compounds.This compound is featured on the Dopamine, Norepinephrine and Epinephrine Synthesis and Nitric Oxide Synthases