Fingolimod, a derivative of the fungal metabolite myriocin, is an antagonist of S1P (IC50 of 0.033 nM) which is an extracellular lipid mediator. Fingolimod has been used as an immunomodulating drug to treat multiple sclerosis (MS).
FTY 720; FTY-720; FTY720; 2-amino-2-[2-(4-octylphenyl)ethyl]propane-1,3-diol
479.5ºC at 760 mmHg
White to Off-white Solid
Store in a cool and dry place and at 0 - 4℃ for short term (days to weeks) or -35℃ for long term (months to years).