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CAS#: 6901-60-6 (racemic)

Description: Saringosterol, also known as Saningosterol and Cystosphaerol, is a selective LXRβ agonist. Saringosterol is racmic at the 24-position.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 6901-60-6 (racemic)

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 564847
Name: Saringosterol
CAS#: 6901-60-6 (racemic)
Chemical Formula: C29H48O2
Exact Mass: 428.3654
Molecular Weight: 428.7
Elemental Analysis: C, 81.25; H, 11.29; O, 7.46

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Related CAS #: 6901-60-6 (racemic)   87859-98-1 (24S-isomer)   87859-99-2 (24R-isomer)    

Synonym: Saningosterol; Saringosterol; Seringosterol; Cystosphaerol;

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (3S,8S,9S,10R,13R,14S,17R)-17-((2R)-5-hydroxy-5-isopropylhept-6-en-2-yl)-10,13-dimethyl-2,3,4,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16,17-tetradecahydro-1H-cyclopenta[a]phenanthren-3-ol


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C29H48O2/c1-7-29(31,19(2)3)17-12-20(4)24-10-11-25-23-9-8-21-18-22(30)13-15-27(21,5)26(23)14-16-28(24,25)6/h7-8,19-20,22-26,30-31H,1,9-18H2,2-6H3/t20-,22+,23+,24-,25+,26+,27+,28-,29?/m1/s1

SMILES Code: O[C@H]1CC[C@]2(C)[C@@]3([H])CC[C@]4(C)[C@@H]([C@@H](CCC(C(C)C)(C=C)O)C)CC[C@@]4([H])[C@]3([H])CC=C2C1

Appearance: Solid powder

Purity: >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).

Solubility: Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life: >3 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).

HS Tariff Code: 2934.99.9001

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The following data is based on the product molecular weight 428.7 Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 1.15 mL 5.76 mL 11.51 mL
5 mM 0.23 mL 1.15 mL 2.3 mL
10 mM 0.12 mL 0.58 mL 1.15 mL
50 mM 0.02 mL 0.12 mL 0.23 mL

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1: Chen Z, Liu J, Fu Z, Ye C, Zhang R, Song Y, Zhang Y, Li H, Ying H, Liu H. 24(S)-Saringosterol from edible marine seaweed Sargassum fusiforme is a novel selective LXRβ agonist. J Agric Food Chem. 2014 Jul 2;62(26):6130-7. doi: 10.1021/jf500083r. Epub 2014 Jun 20. PubMed PMID: 24927286.

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3: Feng MT, Wang T, Liu AH, Li J, Yao LG, Wang B, Guo YW, Mao SC. PTP1B inhibitory and cytotoxic C-24 epimers of Δ(28)-24-hydroxy stigmastane-type steroids from the brown alga Dictyopteris undulata Holmes. Phytochemistry. 2018 Feb;146:25-35. doi: 10.1016/j.phytochem.2017.11.013. Epub 2017 Dec 22. PubMed PMID: 29207320.