White to off-white to light yellow to yellow powder
Store at room temperature
DMSO: <1mg/mL; H2O: <1mg/mL; EtOH: <1mg/mL
REVIEW A nucleobase (a purine derivative) with a variety of roles in biochemistry including cellular respiration, in the form of both the energy-rich adenosine triphosphate (ATP) and the cofactors nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD) and flavin adenine dinucleotide (FAD), and protein synthesis, as a chemical component of DNA and RNA
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