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31381 Sigma-Aldrich

Dexamethasone

≥97.0% (HPLC)

Synonym: (11β,16α)-9-Fluoro-11,17,21-trihydroxy-16-methylpregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione, 9α-Fluoro-16α-methyl-11β,17α,21-trihydroxy-1,4-pregnadiene-3,20-dione, 9α-Fluoro-16α-methylprednisolone, Prednisolone F

  • CAS Number 50-02-2

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C22H29FO5

  • Molecular Weight 392.46

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 2066651

  •  EC Number 200-003-9

  •  MDL number MFCD00064136

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329753756

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Properties

Related Categories Asymmetric Synthesis, Chemical Synthesis, Chiral Building Blocks, Complex Molecules
InChI Key   UREBDLICKHMUKA-CXSFZGCWSA-N
assay   ≥97.0% (HPLC)
optical activity   [α]20/D +76±4°, c = 1% in dioxane
mp   262-264 °C(lit.)
Gene Information   human ... NR3C1(2908)

Description

Other Notes

Useful for the induction of liver metallothionein

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Packaging

Bottomless glass bottle. Contents are inside inserted fused cone.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Glucocorticoid anti-inflammatory agent. Regulates T cell survival, growth, and differentiation. Inhibits the induction of nitric oxide synthase.

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RTECS 
TU3980000

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Certificate of Analysis

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