Key features and details
- Biologically active cholesterol metabolite
- CAS Number: 2140-46-7
- Form / State: Solid
- Source: Synthetic
Product name25-Hydroxycholesterol, cholesterol metabolite
DescriptionBiologically active cholesterol metabolite
Cholesterol metabolite produced and secreted by macrophages in response to TLR activation. Regulates immune function and has a key role in the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis.
Storage instructionsStore at -20°C. Store under desiccating conditions. 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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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.
ab146145 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.