Lanosteryl caprylate

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MedKoo CAT#: 598367

CAS#: 124770-75-8

Description: Lanosteryl caprylate is a bioactive chemical.

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Pricing updated 2020-08-10. Prices are subject to change without notice.

Lanosteryl caprylate is not in stock, may be available through custom synthesis. For cost-effective reason, minimum 1 gram order is requested. The product will be characterized by NMR, HPLC and MS analysis. Purity (HPLC) is usually >98%. CoA, QC data, MSDS will be provided when product is successfully made. The estimated lead time is 2-3 months. Please send email to to inquire quote.

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 598367
Name: Lanosteryl caprylate
CAS#: 124770-75-8
Chemical Formula: C38H64O2
Exact Mass: 552.4906
Molecular Weight: 552.92
Elemental Analysis: C, 82.55; H, 11.67; O, 5.79

Synonym: Lanosteryl caprylate;

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (3S,5R,10S,13R,14R,17R)-4,4,10,13,14-pentamethyl-17-((R)-6-methylhept-5-en-2-yl)-2,3,4,5,6,7,10,11,12,13,14,15,16,17-tetradecahydro-1H-cyclopenta[a]phenanthren-3-yl octanoate


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C38H64O2/c1-10-11-12-13-14-18-34(39)40-33-23-24-36(7)30-22-26-37(8)29(28(4)17-15-16-27(2)3)21-25-38(37,9)31(30)19-20-32(36)35(33,5)6/h16,28-29,32-33H,10-15,17-26H2,1-9H3/t28-,29-,32+,33+,36-,37-,38+/m1/s1

SMILES Code: CC1(C)[C@@H](OC(CCCCCCC)=O)CC[C@]2(C)C3=C([C@@]4(CC[C@@H]([C@]4(CC3)C)[C@H](C)CC/C=C(C)\C)C)CC[C@@]12[H]

Technical Data

Solid powder

>98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition:
Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition:
Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life:
>3 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation:
This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage:
0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

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