Chemical Component Summary

NameCHOLESTEROL
Identifiers(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
FormulaC27 H46 O
Molecular Weight386.65
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESCC(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
InChIInChI=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
InChIKeyHVYWMOMLDIMFJA-DPAQBDIFSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count74
Chiral Atom Count8
Bond Count77
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB04540 
NameCholesterol
Groups
  • approved
  • investigational
DescriptionThe principal sterol of all higher animals, distributed in body tissues, especially the brain and spinal cord, and in animal fats and oils.
Synonyms
  • Cholesterol
  • (3β,14β,17α)-cholest-5-en-3-ol
  • Cholesterin
  • Cholest-5-en-3beta-ol
Categories
  • BCRP/ABCG2 Inducers
  • Cholestanes
  • Cholestenes
  • Fused-Ring Compounds
  • Lipids
CAS number57-88-5

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Nuclear receptor ROR-alphaMESAPAAPDPAASEPGSSGADAAAGSRETPLNQESARKSEPPAPVRRQSY...unknown
Nuclear receptor subfamily 1 group I member 3MASREDELRNCVVCGDQATGYHFNALTCEGCKGFFRRTVSKSIGPTCPFA...unknown
Vitamin D3 receptorMEAMAASTSLPDPGDFDRNVPRICGVCGDRATGFHFNAMTCEGCKGFFRR...unknown
C-type lectin domain family 4 member EMNSSKSSETQCTERGCFSSQMFLWTVAGIPILFLSACFITRCVVTFRIFQ...unknownligand
P-glycoprotein 1MDLEGDRNGGAKKKNFFKLNNKSEKDKKEKKPTVSVFSMFRYSNWLDKLY...unknowninhibitor
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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