N-Heptanoyl-DL-homoserine lactone

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Synonyms C7-HSL; N-(2-Oxotetrahydro-3-furanyl)heptanamide
Product Type Chemical
Formula C11H19NO3
MW 213.3
CAS 106983-26-0
Source/Host Chemicals Synthetic.
Purity Chemicals ≥97% (GC)
Appearance White solid.
Solubility Soluble in chloroform.
Identity Determined by NMR.
Declaration Manufactured by Chemodex.
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Short Term Storage +4°C
Long Term Storage -20°C
Handling Advice Keep cool and dry.
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Use/Stability Stable for at least 2 years after receipt when stored at -20°C.
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N-Heptanoyl-DL-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 kind of molecule include regulation of virulence, infection prevention and septicemia in fish.

Product References

(1) J.K. Lithgow, et al.; Mol. Microbiol. 37, 81 (2000) | (2) A.M.L. Barnard & G.P.C. Salmond; Complexus 5, 87 (2004) | (3) T. Morohoshi, et al.; J. Biosci. Bioeng. 98, 274 (2004) | (4) D.G. Geske; JACS 127, 12762 (2005)

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