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β-Sitosterol

Catalog No.
N1688
Plant sterol with anticholesteremic/anticancer properties
Grouped product items
SizePriceStock Qty
100mg
$50.00
In stock
1g
$70.00
In stock
5g
$100.00
In stock

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Background

β-Sitosterol is a common plant steroid that possesses anticholesteremic properties. β-Sitosterol has recently been shown to induce G2/M arrest,endoreduplication,and apoptosis through the Bcl-2 and PI3K/Akt signaling pathways.

Chemical Properties

StorageStore at -20°C
M.Wt414.69
Cas No.83-46-5
FormulaC29H50O
SolubilityLimited solubility, soluble in ethanol
Chemical Name(3S,8S,9S,10R,13R,14S,17R)-17-[(2R,5R)-5-ethyl-6-methylheptan-2-yl]-10,13-dimethyl-2,3,4,7,8,9,11,12,14,15,16,17-dodecahydro-1H-cyclopenta[a]phenanthren-3-ol
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Canonical SMILESCCC(CCC(C)C1CCC2C1(CCC3C2CC=C4C3(CCC(C4)O)C)C)C(C)C
Shipping ConditionEvaluation sample solution: ship with blue ice. All other available sizes: ship with RT, or blue ice upon request.
General tipsFor obtaining a higher solubility, please warm the tube at 37°C and shake it in the ultrasonic bath for a while. Stock solution can be stored below -20°C for several months.

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