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G8503 Sigma-Aldrich

18α-Glycyrrhetinic acid

≥95%

Synonym: 18α-Glycyrrhetic acid, 18-Isoglycyrrhetinic acid, 3β-Hydroxy-11-oxo-18α,20β-olean-12-en-29-oic acid

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Properties

Related Categories Asymmetric Synthesis, Chemical Synthesis, Chiral Building Blocks, Complex Molecules
InChI Key   MPDGHEJMBKOTSU-PMTKVOBESA-N
assay   ≥95%

Description

General description

18α-Glycyrrhetinic acid (18α-GA) is a bioactive triterpenoid found in licorice. It shows selective inhibition of 11-HSD1 (11-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase 1). It also shows anti-proliferative and apoptotic effect on hepatic stellate cells (HSCs).

Application

18α-Glycyrrhetinic acid may be used to synthesize:
• 3-keto-18α-glycyrrhetinic acid
• methyl esters of 18α-glycyrrhetinic acid
• methyl esters of 3-keto-18α-glycyrrhetinic acid

Packaging

1 g in poly bottle

250 mg in poly bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
RK0190000

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Origin

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Frequently Asked Questions

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If available for a given product, the recommended re-test date or the expiration date can be found on the Certificate of Analysis.
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What is the solubility of Product G8503, 18α-Glycyrrhetinic acid?
It is soluble in chloroform:ethanol (2:3) at a concentration of 20 mg/mL.It is expected to be soluble in dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) as well.
What is the stability of Product G8503, 18α-Glycyrrhetinic acid, once in solution?
Unfortunately, we don't have any solution stability data available for this product.
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