N-Hexanoyl-DL-homoserine lactone

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Synonyms C6-HSL; N-Caproyl-DL-homoserine lactone; N-(2-Oxotetrahydro-3-furanyl)hexanamide
Product Type Chemical
Formula C10H17NO3
MW 199.3
CAS 106983-28-2
Source/Host Chemicals Synthetic.
Purity Chemicals ≥97% (GC)
Appearance White solid.
Solubility Soluble in water.
Identity Determined by NMR.
Declaration Manufactured by Chemodex.
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Long Term Storage +4°C
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Use/Stability Stable for at least 2 years after receipt when stored at +4°C.
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N-Hexanoyl-DL-homoserine lactone is a small diffusible signaling molecule involved in quorum sensing, controlling gene expression and affecting cellular metabolism. The diverse applications of this kind of molecule include regulation of virulence in general and in cystic fibrosis, infection prevention, slime and biofilm reduction in commercial agriculture and aquaculture industries, food spoilage prevention and septicemia in fish.

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