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46665 Sigma-Aldrich

Progesterone

VETRANAL, analytical standard

Synonym: 4-Pregnene-3,20-dione

  • CAS Number 57-83-0

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C21H30O2

  • Molecular Weight 314.46

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1915950

  •  EC Number 200-350-6

  •  MDL number MFCD00003658

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24870355

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Properties

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grade   analytical standard
InChI Key   RJKFOVLPORLFTN-LEKSSAKUSA-N
product line   VETRANAL
assay   99.5% (HPLC)
form   neat
application(s)   HPLC: suitable
  gas chromatography (GC): suitable
mp   128-132 °C(lit.)
format   neat
Gene Information   human ... ABCB1(5243), AR(367), CYP2C9(1559), EBP(10682), ESR1(2099), ESR2(2100), NR3C1(2908), NR3C2(4306), PGR(5241), SERPINA6(866)
mouse ... Esr1(13982)
rat ... Ar(24208), Nr3c1(24413), Pgr(25154)

Description

Other Notes

Steroid hormone produced by the corpus luteum.

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Application

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Biochem/physiol Actions

Induces maturation and secretory activity of the uterine endothelium; suppresses ovulation. Progesterone is implicated in the etiology of breast cancer.

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Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS08  GHS08
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
TW0175000

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
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