Synonym: 3β-Hydroxy-5-cholestene, 5-Cholesten-3β-ol
|Related Categories||Bioactive Small Molecules, Biochemicals and Reagents, C-CH, Cell Biology, Cell Signaling and Neuroscience,|
|density||1.067 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)|
human ... POLA1(5422), TOP2A(7153)|
rat ... Ar(24208), Polb(29240)
Major component of all biological membranes; ~25% of total brain lipid is cholesterol.
Precipitated from alcohol
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Cholesterol levels in the body come from two sources, dietary intake and biosynthesis. The majority of cholesterol utilized by healthy adults is synthesized in the liver, which produces ~70% of the t...
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Keywords: Catalysis, Decarboxylations, Metabolic Pathways, Oxidations, PAGE, Phosphorylations, Reductions
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Synthesis of new alkylaminooxysterols with potent cell differentiating activities: identification of leads for the treatment of cancer and neurodegenerative diseases. Philippe de Medina et al J. Med. Chem. 52, 7765-77, (2009)
Beil. 6,IV,4000 / Beil. 6,III,2607
FT-IR 1 (2), 1048:B / FT-IR 2 (3), 4220:D / FT-NMR 1 (3), 568:A / IR-Spectra (2), 1048:B / IR-Spectra (2), 1277:H / IR-Spectra (3), 1493:H / NMR-Reference 2 (2), 919:B / RegBook 1 (2), 2855:G / Sax 6, 787 / Sigma FT-IR 1 (1), 1207:D / Structure Index 1, 457:B:5
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