Pricing updated 2015-11-28. Prices are subject to change without notice.
Quorum sensing is a regulatory system used by bacteria for controlling gene expression in response to increasing cell density.1 This regulatory process manifests itself with a variety of phenotypes including biofilm formation and virulence factor production.2 Coordinated gene expression is achieved by the production, release, and detection of small diffusible signal molecules called autoinducers. The N-
|Formulation||A crystalline solid|
WARNING - This product is not for human or veterinary use.
|Shipping||Room temperature in continental US; may vary elsewhere|
Download Product Insert 104 Kb PDF
Download Safety Data Sheet (SDS) 23 Kb PDF
View the Cayman Structure Database for chemical structure definitions for many Cayman products
Separate multiple batch numbers with commas
1. González, J.E., and Keshavan, N.D. Messing with bacterial quorum sensing. Microbiol Mol Biol Rev 70(4) 859-875 (2006).
Gould, T.A., Herman, J., Krank, J., et al. Specificity of acyl-
3. Cegelski, L., Marshall, G.R., Eldridge, G.R., et al. The biology and future prospects of antivirulence therapies. Nat Rev Microbiol 6(1) 17-27 (2008).
Penalver, C.G.N., Morin, D., Cantet, F., et al. Methylobacterium extorquens AM1 produces a novel type of acyl-
Marketon, M., Gronquist, M.R., Eberhard, A., et al. Characterization of the Sinorhizobium meliloti sinR/sinI locus and the production of novel N-
Pearson, J.P., Van Delden, C., and Iglewski, B.H. Active efflux and diffusion are involved in transport of Pseudomonas aeruginosa cell-
We offer you the deep and diverse knowledge of more than 100 in-house scientists and the expertise that comes from more than three decades of designing and developing the tools to advance biomedical research.
Cayman is know as a partner to scientists worldwide, responding to your needs with services in: