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86510 Sigma-Aldrich

Testosterone acetate

purum, ≥99.0% (HPLC)

Synonym: 17β-Acetoxy-4-androsten-3-one, 17β-Hydroxy-4-androsten-3-one 17-acetate, 4-Androsten-17β-ol-3-one 17-acetate, Deposteron

  • CAS Number 1045-69-8

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C21H30O3

  • Molecular Weight 330.46

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 2062555

  •  EC Number 213-876-6

  •  MDL number MFCD00021154

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24888691

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Properties

grade   purum
assay   ≥99.0% (HPLC)
optical activity   [α]20/D +88±2°, c = 1% in ethanol
drug control   USDEA Schedule IIIN; regulated under CDSA - not available from Sigma-Aldrich Canada
mp   139-141 °C

Description

Application

Testosterone acetate was used to prepare thiosemicarbazone ligand and as a standard to analyze the androgenic steroids from cattle hair by LC/MS/MS.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Testosterone is a steroid sex hormone that has physiological roles in both sexes. It modulates the development of brain structure and differentiation of neurons during intrauterine development. It activates signaling by androgen receptors that results in the formation of male sex organs, growth of facial hair and muscles.

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Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN 2811 6.1 / PGII
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
XA3061500

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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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