Synonym: Stigmasta-5,22-dien-3-ol; 3β-Hydroxy-24-ethyl-5,22-cholestadiene; 5,22-Stigmastadien-3β-ol
CAS Number: 83-48-7
Molecular Weight: 412.69
Molecular Formula: C29H48O
Solubility: Soluble in CHCl3 (50 mg/ml), and chloroform. Insoluble in water.
Storage: Store at room temperature
Melting Point: 165-167 °C (lit.)
Boiling Point: ~501.1 °C at 760 mmHg (Predicted)
Application: A phytosterol with chemical structure similar to cholesterol that exhibits anti-cancer, anti-pyretic, anti-inflammatory and immune-modulating effects
Stigmasterol is a phytosterol with actinic anatomy agnate to cholesterol. It exhibits anti-cancer, anti-pyretic, anti-inflammatory and immune-modulating effects. Stigmasterol decreases the announcement of cast metalloproteinases and bargain the abasement of cartilage in osteoarthritic rabbits.