Key features and details
- Natural triterpenoid saponin with variety of biological activities
- CAS Number: 14197-60-5
- Purity: > 98%
- Form / State: Solid
- Source: Panax sp.
Product name20(S)-Ginsenoside Rg3, natural triterpenoid saponin
DescriptionNatural triterpenoid saponin with variety of biological activities
Biological descriptionNatural triterpenoid saponin found in Panax notoginseng. Shows a variety of biological activities. Enhances glucose-stimulated insulin secretion and activates AMPK. Anti-proliferative via mitotic inhibition. Neuroprotective by inhibition of mitochondrial permeability transition pore. Active in vivo and in vitro.
Storage instructionsStore at +4°C. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
Wherever possible, you should prepare and use solutions on the same day. However, if you need to make up stock solutions in advance, we recommend that you store the solution as aliquots in tightly sealed vials at -20°C. Generally, these will be useable for up to one month. Before use, and prior to opening the vial we recommend that you allow your product to equilibrate to room temperature for at least 1 hour.
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- Pathways and Processes
- Metabolic signaling pathways
- Lipid and lipoprotein metabolism
- Cholesterol Metabolism
To our knowledge, customised protocols are not required for this product. Please try the standard protocols listed below and let us know how you get on.
ab141938 has been referenced in 1 publication.
- Kim K et al. Ginsenoside Rg3 Induces Browning of 3T3-L1 Adipocytes by Activating AMPK Signaling. Nutrients 12:N/A (2020). PubMed: 32046061