(E,E)-Farnesoic acid

Catalog No.:  S-0151
MW: 236.36
CAS: 462-11-3

Description:  Farnesoic acid is the substrate of farnesoic acid O-methyltransferase which produces the crustacean reproductive hormone, methyl farnesoate (MF). MF is responsible for enhancing reproductive maturation, maintaining juvenile morphology, and influencing male sex determination. Farnesoic acid also inhibits filiment formation in C. albicans.


At or below -20°C

Featured in Publications:

1) Chung, S.-C., T.-I. Kim, et al. (2010). "Candida albicans PHO81 is required for the inhibition of hyphal development by farnesoic acid." FEBS letters 584(22): 4639.
2) Zhao, N., J. Guan, et al. (2007). "Molecular cloning and biochemical characterization of indole-3-acetic acid methyltransferase from poplar." Phytochemistry 68(11): 1537.
3) Li, Y., G. C. Unnithan, et al. (2003). "Stimulation of JH biosynthesis by the corpora allata of adult female Aedes aegypti in vitro: effect of farnesoic acid and Aedes allatotropin." J Exp Biol 206(Pt 11): 1825-32.

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S-0151-10mg $ 193.00
S-0151-100mg $ 1,628.00
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Tech Data Sheet - S-0151

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