• USA Home
  • D4000 - trans-Dehydroandrosterone

EMAIL THIS PAGE TO A FRIEND
D4000 Sigma

trans-Dehydroandrosterone

≥99%

Synonym: 3β-Hydroxy-5-androsten-17-one, 5-Androsten-3β-ol-17-one, DHEA, Dehydroepiandrosterone, Dehydroisoandrosterone, Prasterone

Purchase

Properties

Related Categories Androgen, Cancer Research, Cell Biology, Cell Signaling and Neuroscience, Cytokines, Growth Factors and Hormones,
assay   ≥99%
drug control   Home Office Schedule 4.2regulated under CDSA - not available from Sigma-Aldrich Canada
mp   149-151 °C(lit.)
Gene Information   human ... GABRA1(2554), GABRA2(2555), GABRA3(2556), GABRA4(2557), GABRA5(2558), GABRA6(2559), GABRB1(2560), GABRB2(2561), GABRB3(2562), SERPINA6(866)
rat ... Ar(24208)

Description

Packaging

10, 25, 100, 250 g in poly bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Dehydroandrosterone (DHEA) is a negative modulator of GABAA receptors. It is a steroid secreted by the adrenal gland with both estrogenic and androgenic properties. DHEAs conversion to 5-androstenediol, a potent estrogen, enhances the growth and survival of estrogen-sensitive breast tumors.

Negative modulator of GABAA receptors. Steroid secreted by the adrenal gland with both estrogenic and androgenic properties. Its conversion to 5-androstenediol, a potent estrogen, enhances the growth and survival of estrogen-sensitive breast tumors. At high but physiologically valid concentrations, DHEA inhibits proliferation of chromaffin progenitor cells and induces dopaminergic differentiation.

Price and Availability

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
WGK Germany 
2
RTECS 
BV8396000

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Protocols & Articles

Related Content

Carcinogen Selector - Digestive System - Liver

From our library of Related Content, Sigma-Aldrich presents Carcinogen Selector - Digestive System - Liver
Keywords: Cancer, Carcinogens, Respiratory

Carcinogen Selector - Endocrine System - Liver Endocrine

From our library of Related Content, Sigma-Aldrich presents Carcinogen Selector - Endocrine System - Liver Endocrine
Keywords: Cancer, Carcinogens, Respiratory

Carcinogen Selector - Endocrine System

From our library of Related Content, Sigma-Aldrich presents Carcinogen Selector - Endocrine System
Keywords: Cancer, Carcinogens, Respiratory

Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

Set your institution to view full text papers.
Related Products

Technical Service:

Our team of scientists has experience in all areas of research including Life Science, Material Science, Chemical Synthesis, Chromatography, Analytical and many others.

Bulk Ordering & Pricing:

Need larger quantities for your development, manufacturing or research applications?