2-Heptyl-3-hydroxyl-4-quinolone

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Synonyms Pseudomonas Quinolone Signal; PQS
Product Type Chemical
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Formula

C16H21NO2

MW 259.34
CAS 108985-27-9
Source/Host Chemicals Synthetic.
Purity Chemicals ≥96% (HPLC)
Appearance Off-white solid.
Solubility Soluble in methanol. Very sparingly soluble in aqueous solutions.
Identity Determined by 1H-NMR.
Declaration Manufactured by Chemodex.
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Short Term Storage +4°C
Long Term Storage -20°C
Handling Advice Protect from light and moisture.
Use/Stability Stable for at least 2 years after receipt when stored at -20°C.
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2-heptyl-3-hydroxy-4-quinolone can function as an intercellular signal. Quorum sensing-regulated virulence factor used to induce and study the regulation of virulence genes such as those involved in iron scavenging. Quorum sensing is a signaling system used by bacteria to coordinate activity based upon their population density. The system involves the exchange of signaling molecules among bacteria via cell receptors.

Product References
  1. M.W. Calfee, et al.; Infect. Immun. 73, 878 (2005)
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