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F5379

Sigma-Aldrich

Fucosterol

≥93%

Synonym(s):
5,24(28)-Stigmastadien-3β-ol, 3β-Hydroxy-5,24(28)-stigmastadiene
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C29H48O
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
412.69
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.77

Quality Level

assay

≥93%

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

C\C=C(/CC[C@H](C)C1CCC2C3CC=C4CC(O)CCC4(C)C3CCC12C)C(C)C

InChI

1S/C29H48O/c1-7-21(19(2)3)9-8-20(4)25-12-13-26-24-11-10-22-18-23(30)14-16-28(22,5)27(24)15-17-29(25,26)6/h7,10,19-20,23-27,30H,8-9,11-18H2,1-6H3/b21-7+

InChI key

OSELKOCHBMDKEJ-QPSGOUHRSA-N

General description

Fucosterol is a phytosterol abundantly present in algae, Ecklonia arborea and Silvetia compressa.

Application

Fucosterol has been used:
  • as an environmental contaminant to study its effect on morphological development in growing zebrafish embryos and larvae
  • to study its anxiolytic effects in mice
  • as an external standard to analyze sterols in seaweed samples

Storage Class Code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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