ß-Lapachone is a naturally occurring quinone obtained from the bark of the lapacho tree (Tabebuia avellanedae) with cancer chemopreventive properties. Induces apoptosis in HL-60 and human prostate cancer cells. More Information.

Certificate of Analysis

Catalogue ID:                                 BLAP001-10

Product Name:                              Beta-Lapachone

CAS:                                                 4707-32-8

IUPAC Name:                                 2,2-dimethyl-3,4-dihydro-2H-benzo[h]chromene-5,6-dione



Molecular Formula:                      C15H14O3

Molecular Weight                         242.27


Analytical Test for Purity:           HPLC  214 nm

Purity:                                             97.9%


1H NMR:                                         Confirms chemical structure

Mass Spec:                                     Confirms chemical structure

Melting Point:                              

Storage Conditions:                      -20 C

Solubility Data:                              Solvent               Solubility (mM)               Solubility (mg/ml)

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