Geranyl acetate, an acyclic monoterpene ester derived from geraniol, is widely used in the cosmetics industry due to its pleasant scent. Geranyl acetate can induces cell apoptosis.
CAS Number: 105-87-3
Molecular Weight: 196.29
Chemical Name: (2E)-3, 7-dimethylocta-2, 6-dien-1-yl acetate
Appearance: Solid Power
Purity: ≥98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)
Solubility: Soluble in DMSO
Shipping Condition: Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical or refer to Certificate of Analysis
Storage Condition: Dry, dark and -20 oC for 1 year or refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
Shelf Life: ≥360 days if stored properly.
Stock Solution Storage: 0 - 4 oC for 1 month or refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
Drug Formulation: To be determined
HS Tariff Code: 382200
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Geranyl acetate exhibits significant anti-cancer activity against colo-205 cancer cell line with IC50 value of 30 μM. Geranyl acetate induces apoptosis in colo-205 cells, this apoptosis is associated with upregulation of Bax and downregulation of Bcl-2 expressions.
- Wu T, et al. Engineering Saccharomyces cerevisiae for the production of the valuable monoterpene ester geranyl acetate. Microb Cell Fact. 2018 Jun 5;17(1):85.
- Qi F, et al. Geraniol and geranyl acetate induce potent anticancer effects in colon cancer Colo-205 cells by inducing apoptosis, DNA damage and cell cycle arrest. J BUON. 2018 Mar-Apr;23(2):346-352.
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