25-Hydroxyvitamin D2 (Ercalcidiol), Vitamin D2 metabolite (ab142765)

Overview

  • Product name

    25-Hydroxyvitamin D2 (Ercalcidiol), Vitamin D2 metabolite
  • Description

    Vitamin D2 metabolite
  • Alternative names

    • Ercalcidiol
  • Biological description

    Biologically active metabolite of Vitamin D2 metabolite. Active in vivo.
  • Purity

    > 90%
  • CAS Number

    21343-40-8
  • Chemical structure

    Chemical Structure

Properties

  • Chemical name

    (1S,3Z)-3-[(2E)-2-[(1R,3aS,7aR)-1-[(E,2R,5S)-6-hydroxy-5,6-dimethylhept-3-en-2-yl]-7a-methyl-2,3,3a,5,6,7-hexahydro-1H-inden-4-ylidene]ethylidene]-4-methylidenecyclohexan-1-ol
  • Molecular weight

    412.65
  • Molecular formula

    C28H44O2
  • PubChem identifier

    5710148
  • Storage instructions

    Store at -20°C. Store under desiccating conditions. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
  • Solubility overview

    Soluble in DMSO to 10 mM and in ethanol to 10 mM
  • Handling

    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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  • SMILES

    CC(C=CC(C)C(C)(C)O)C1CCC2C1(CCCC2=CC=C3CC(CCC3=C)O)C
  • Source

    Synthetic

  • Research areas

References

This product has been referenced in:

  • Slominski AT  et al. 20-Hydroxyvitamin D2 is a noncalcemic analog of vitamin D with potent antiproliferative and prodifferentiation activities in normal and malignant cells. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 300:C526-41 (2011). Read more (PubMed: 21160030) »
  • Shimada K  et al. Characterization of monoglucuronides of vitamin D2 and 25-hydroxyvitamin D2 in rat bile using high-performance liquid chromatography-atmospheric pressure chemical ionization mass spectrometry. J Chromatogr B Biomed Sci Appl 690:348-54 (1997). Read more (PubMed: 9106064) »
  • Jones G  et al. An in vitro study of vitamin D2 hydroxylases in the chick. J Biol Chem 251:24-8 (1976). Read more (PubMed: 1081537) »

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