2′-C-Methylcytidine is a nucleoside analog with antiviral properties. It has shown be a potent replication inhibitor, in vivo, towards multiple RNA viruses including hepatitus C virus (HCV). 2′-C-Methylcytidine has been shown inhibit viral RNA polymerase, disrupting replicon formation and preventing viral proliferation. While 2′-C-Methycytidine is a strong antiviral, it has exhibited low oral bioavailability.
MW: 257.24 g/mol
Storage/Handling: Store desiccated at -20°C.
PubChem Chemical ID: 500902
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