Lupeol Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Lupeol Properties


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Lupeol is a pharmacologically active triterpenoid found in a variety of plants.It is a pentacyclic triterpene that has anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial,antitumor, chemopreventive and antioxidant properties.It will induce Fas-mediated apoptotic death of androgen-sensitive prostate cancer cells, improve the aflatoxin B1-induced peroxidation hepatic damage, and inhibit the Ras signaling pathway.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White Powder
Boiling Point 488.1 °C
CAS Number 545-47-1
Density 0.977 g/cm3
EINECS Number 208-889-9
IUPAC Name (3b)-Lup-20(29)-en-3-ol
InChI 1/C30H50O/c1-19(2)20-11-14-27(5)17-18-29(7)21(25(20)27)9-10-23-28(6)15-13-24(31)26(3,4)22(28)12-16-30(23,29)8/h20-25,31H,1,9-18H2,2-8H3/t20-,21+,22-,23+,24-,25+,27+,28-,29+,30+/m0/s1
Melting Point 215-216ºC
Molar Mass 426.72 g/mol
Molecular Formula C30H50O
Synonyms (+)-Lupeol; 3b-Hydroxylup-20(29)-ene; Clerodol;Fagarasterol; Fagarsterol; Lupenol; Lupeol; b-Viscol uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X