Kahweol oleate

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MedKoo CAT#: 540250

CAS#: 108214-30-8

Description: Kahweol oleate is emi-syntetic derivative of kahweol, a natural product found in coffee beans. It exhibits a wide variety of biological activities, including inhibiting RANKL-induced osteoclast generation, inducing cell cycle arrest and apoptosis in oral squamous cell carcinoma cells, preventing aflatoxin B1 induced DNA adduct formation, and suppressing H2O2-induced DNA damage and oxidative stress.

Price and Availability


USD 530


Kahweol oleate purity > 98%, is in stock. Current shipping out time is about 2 weeks after order is received. CoA, QC data and MSDS documents are available in one week after order is received.

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 540250
Name: Kahweol oleate
CAS#: 108214-30-8
Chemical Formula: C38H58O4
Exact Mass: 578.4335
Molecular Weight: 578.87
Elemental Analysis: C, 78.85; H, 10.10; O, 11.06

Synonym: Kahweol oleate

IUPAC/Chemical Name: ((3bR,5aS,7S,8S,10aS,10bR)-7-hydroxy-10b-methyl-3b,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,10a,10b-decahydro-5a,8-methanocyclohepta[5,6]naphtho[2,1-b]furan-7-yl)methyl oleate


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C38H58O4/c1-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18-35(39)42-29-38(40)28-37-25-21-32-31-23-26-41-33(31)22-24-36(32,2)34(37)20-19-30(38)27-37/h10-11,22-24,26,30,32,34,40H,3-9,12-21,25,27-29H2,1-2H3/b11-10-/t30-,32-,34+,36-,37-,38+/m0/s1


Technical Data

Solid powder

>98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition:
Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition:
Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life:
>2 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation:
This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage:
0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

Harmonized System Code:


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