Ganoderic Acid C6

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CAS#: 105742-76-5

Description: Ganoderic acid C6 is a triterpene that has been found in G. lucidum.

Chemical Structure

Ganoderic Acid C6
CAS# 105742-76-5

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 464786
Name: Ganoderic Acid C6
CAS#: 105742-76-5
Chemical Formula: C30H42O8
Exact Mass: 530.288
Molecular Weight: 530.658
Elemental Analysis: C, 67.90; H, 7.98; O, 24.12

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1.0mg USD 250.0 2 Weeks
5.0mg USD 550.0 2 Weeks
10.0mg USD 930.0 2 Weeks
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Synonym: Ganoderic Acid C6; Compound C6;

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


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C30H42O8/c1-14(10-16(31)11-15(2)26(37)38)17-12-21(34)30(7)22-18(32)13-19-27(3,4)20(33)8-9-28(19,5)23(22)24(35)25(36)29(17,30)6/h14-15,17,19-20,25,33,36H,8-13H2,1-7H3,(H,37,38)/t14-,15?,17-,19+,20+,25-,28+,29+,30+/m1/s1

SMILES Code: C[C@]12C3=C([C@]4(C)[C@@]([H])(CC3=O)C([C@@H](O)CC4)(C)C)C([C@H]([C@]1(C)[C@]([H])(CC2=O)[C@H](C)CC(CC(C(O)=O)C)=O)O)=O

Appearance: Solid powder

Purity: >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).

Solubility: To be determined

Shelf Life: >2 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation: To be determined

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

HS Tariff Code: 2934.99.9001

Product Data:

Biological target: Ganoderic acid C6 has aldose reductase inhibitory activity.
In vitro activity: TBD
In vivo activity: TBD

Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 530.658 Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

Recalculate based on batch purity %
Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 1.15 mL 5.76 mL 11.51 mL
5 mM 0.23 mL 1.15 mL 2.3 mL
10 mM 0.12 mL 0.58 mL 1.15 mL
50 mM 0.02 mL 0.12 mL 0.23 mL
Formulation protocol: TBD
In vitro protocol: TBD
In vivo protocol: TBD

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1: Lai G, Guo Y, Chen D, Tang X, Shuai O, Yong T, Wang D, Xiao C, Zhou G, Xie Y, Yang BB, Wu Q. Alcohol Extracts From Ganoderma lucidum Delay the Progress of Alzheimer's Disease by Regulating DNA Methylation in Rodents. Front Pharmacol. 2019 Mar 26;10:272. doi: 10.3389/fphar.2019.00272. PMID: 30971923; PMCID: PMC6444160.