8-Dehydrocholesterol

Sterol intermediate in the cholesterol biosynthesis pathway. Reacts with the dienophile, 4-phenyl-1,2,4-triazoline-3,5-dione (PTAD) to give products that have unique MS fragmentation patterns. This assay increases the sensitivity and shortens the analysis time. In addition, the availability of isotopic standards allows quantitation of the sterol.

From the laboratory of Ned A. Porter, PhD and Keri A. Tallman, PhD, Vanderbilt University.

Catalog Number Product Size AVAILABILITY Price Qty
EVU124
8-Dehydrocholesterol
1mg In stock
Regular Price:$300.00
Specifications

Product Type: Small Molecule
Name: 8-dehydrocholesterol
Chemical Formula: C27H44O
Source: synthetic
Molecular Weight: 384.65
Format: white powder
Purity: >95%, NMR
Solubility: CHCl3, THF, benzene
Spectral Information: 1H, 13C NMR
Comments: susceptible to oxidation
Storage: -80C
Shipped: Dry ice

Provider
From the laboratory of Ned A. Porter, PhD and Keri A. Tallman, PhD, Vanderbilt University.
References
  1. The Effect of Small Molecules on Sterol Homeostasis: Measuring 7-Dehydrocholesterol in Dhcr7-Deficient Neuro2a Cells and Human Fibroblasts. Korade, Z.; Kim, H.-Y. H.; Tallman, K. A.; Liu, W.; Koczok, K.; Balogh, I.; Xu, L.; Mirnics, K.; Porter, N. A. J. Medicinal Chemistry 2016, 59, 1102.
  2. A highly sensitive method for analysis of 7-dehydrocholesterol for the study of Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome. Liu, W.; Xu, L.; Lamberson, C.; Haas, D.; Korade, Z.; Porter, N. A. J. Lipid Research 2014, 55, 329.
  3. Korade Z, Genaro-Mattos TC, Tallman KA, Liu W, Garbett KA, Koczok K, Balogh I, Mirnics K, Porter NA. Vulnerability of DHCR7+/- mutation carriers to aripiprazole and trazodone exposure. J Lipid Res. 2017 Sep 28. pii: jlr.M079475. View Article

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