|Purity Chemicals||≥98% (NMR)|
|Solubility||Soluble in DMSO and dimethylformamide (approx. 30mg/ml).|
|Identity||Determined by 1H-NMR.|
|Declaration||Manufactured by Chemodex.|
|Other Product Data||
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|Shipping and Handling|
|Short Term Storage||+4°C|
|Long Term Storage||+4°C|
Keep cool and dry.
Protect from light and moisture.
|Use/Stability||Stable for at least 2 years after receipt when stored at +4°C.|
|Product Specification Sheet|
N-Heptanoyl-L-homoserine lactone (C7-HSL) is a small diffusible signaling molecule involved in quorum sensing, thereby controlling gene expression and affecting cellular metabolism. The diverse applications of this molecule include regulation of virulence, infection prevention and septicemia in fish.
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