Verrucofortine is an alkaloidal diketopiperazine derived from tryptophan and leucine isolated from Penicillium species. There are no reports of intensive investigation of verrucofortine. In vivo, mice showed no apparent toxic effects at high doses.
Soluble in ethanol, methanol, DMF or DMSO.
Storage and Stability:
Lyophilized powder may be stored at -20 degrees C. Stable for 12 months at -20 degrees C. Reconstitute with ethanol, methanol, DMF or DMSO. Aliquot to avoid repeated freezing and thawing. Store at -20 degrees C. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial after thawing and prior to removing the cap. Further dilutions can be made in assay buffer.