Chemical Component Summary

Name CHOLESTEROL
Identifiers (3beta,14beta,17alpha)-cholest-5-en-3-ol
(3S,8S,9S,10R,13R,14S,17R)-10,13-dimethyl-17-[(2R)-6-methylheptan-2-yl]-2,3,4,7,8,9,11,12,14,15,16,17-dodecahydro-1H-cyclopenta[a]phenanthren-3-ol
Formula C27 H46 O
Molecular Weight 386.65 g/mol
Type non-polymer
Isomeric SMILES CC(C)CCC[C@@H](C)[C@H]1CC[C@H]2[C@@H]3CC=C4C[C@@H](O)CC[C@]4(C)[C@H]3CC[C@]12C
InChI InChI=1S/C27H46O/c1-18(2)7-6-8-19(3)23-11-12-24-22-10-9-20-17-21(28)13-15-26(20,4)25(22)14-16-27(23,24)5/h9,18-19,21-25,28H,6-8,10-17H2,1-5H3/t19-,21+,22+,23-,24+,25+,26+,27-/m1/s1
InChI Key HVYWMOMLDIMFJA-DPAQBDIFSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge 0
Atom Count 74
Chiral Atom Count 8
Chiral Atoms C3 C8 C9 C10 C13 C14 C17 C20
Bond Count 77
Aromatic Bond Count 0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank ID DB04540   (Different stereochemistry)
Name Cholesterol
Groups experimental
Description The principal sterol of all higher animals, distributed in body tissues, especially the brain and spinal cord, and in animal fats and oils. [PubChem]
Synonyms
Brand Names
CAS number 57-88-5

Drug Targets

Name Sequence Search Pharmacological Action Actions
Nuclear receptor ROR-alpha Search unknown
Drug Info/Drug Targets: DrugBank 3.0: a comprehensive resource for 'omics' research on drugs. Knox C, Law V, Jewison T, Liu P, Ly S, Frolkis A, Pon A, Banco K, Mak C, Neveu V, Djoumbou Y, Eisner R, Guo AC, Wishart DS. Nucleic Acids Res. 2011 Jan; 39 (Database issue):D1035-41. | PMID: 21059682