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601-57-0 - 4-Cholesten-3-one, 98+% - A11743 - Alfa Aesar

A11743 4-Cholesten-3-one, 98+%

CAS Number
601-57-0
Synonyms

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
5g 61.49
25g 213.81
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4-Cholesten-3-one, 98+%

MDL
MFCD00003663
EINECS
210-005-1

Chemical Properties

Formula
C27H44O
Formula Weight
384.65
Melting point
79-81°
Solubility
Slightly soluble in water.

Applications

4-Cholesten-3-one is used as a chiral building block for proteomics research. It is an intestinal metabolite of cholesterol and exhibits an anti-obesity effect on animals.

Notes

Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Benesch, M. G. K.; Mannock, D. A.; Lewis, R. N. A. H.; McElhaney, R. N. A DSC and FTIR spectroscopic study of the effects of the epimeric 4-cholesten-3-ols and 4-cholesten-3-one on the thermotropic phase behaviour and organization of dipalmitoylphosphatidylcholine bilayer membranes: Comparison with their 5-cholesten analogues. Chem. Phys. lipids 2014, 177, 71-90.

Kim, J.; London, E. Using Sterol Substitution to Probe the Role of Membrane Domains in Membrane Functions. Lipids 2015, 50 (8), 721-734.

Other References

Beilstein
4707774
Harmonized Tariff Code
2914.29
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
FZ7700000

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