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Record Information
Version4.0
StatusExpected but not Quantified
Creation Date2005-11-16 15:48:42 UTC
Update Date2019-07-23 05:44:48 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB0001217
Secondary Accession Numbers
  • HMDB0006926
  • HMDB01217
  • HMDB06926
Metabolite Identification
Common Name4a-Methylzymosterol
Description4a-Methylzymosterol belongs to the class of organic compounds known as cholesterols and derivatives. Cholesterols and derivatives are compounds containing a 3-hydroxylated cholestane core. Thus, 4a-methylzymosterol is considered to be a sterol lipid molecule. 4a-Methylzymosterol is a very hydrophobic molecule, practically insoluble (in water), and relatively neutral.
Structure
Data?1563860688
Synonyms
ValueSource
(3beta,4alpha,5alpha)-4-Methylcholesta-8,24-dien-3-olChEBI
4alpha-Methyl-5alpha-cholesta-8,24-dien-3beta-olChEBI
(3b,4a,5a)-4-Methylcholesta-8,24-dien-3-olGenerator
(3Β,4α,5α)-4-methylcholesta-8,24-dien-3-olGenerator
4a-Methyl-5a-cholesta-8,24-dien-3b-olGenerator
4Α-methyl-5α-cholesta-8,24-dien-3β-olGenerator
(4S,5S)-4,10,13-Trimethyl-17-(6-methylhept-5-en-2-yl)-2,3,4,5,6,7,11,12,14, 15,16,17-dodecahydro-1H-cyclopenta[a]phenanthren-3-olHMDB
4alpha-MethylzymosterolHMDB
Chemical FormulaC28H46O
Average Molecular Weight398.6642
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight398.354866094
IUPAC Name(2S,5S,6S,7S,11R,14R,15R)-2,6,15-trimethyl-14-[(2R)-6-methylhept-5-en-2-yl]tetracyclo[8.7.0.0²,⁷.0¹¹,¹⁵]heptadec-1(10)-en-5-ol
Traditional Name4α-methylzymosterol
CAS Registry Number7448-03-5
SMILES
[H][C@@]1(CC[C@@]2([H])C3=C(CC[C@]12C)[C@@]1(C)CC[C@H](O)[C@@H](C)[C@]1([H])CC3)[C@H](C)CCC=C(C)C
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C28H46O/c1-18(2)8-7-9-19(3)22-12-13-24-21-10-11-23-20(4)26(29)15-17-28(23,6)25(21)14-16-27(22,24)5/h8,19-20,22-24,26,29H,7,9-17H2,1-6H3/t19-,20+,22-,23+,24+,26+,27-,28+/m1/s1
InChI KeyFOUJWBXBKVVHCJ-YIJYGBTNSA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
Description belongs to the class of organic compounds known as cholesterols and derivatives. Cholesterols and derivatives are compounds containing a 3-hydroxylated cholestane core.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassLipids and lipid-like molecules
ClassSteroids and steroid derivatives
Sub ClassCholestane steroids
Direct ParentCholesterols and derivatives
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Cholesterol-skeleton
  • 3-beta-hydroxysteroid
  • Hydroxysteroid
  • 3-hydroxysteroid
  • Cyclic alcohol
  • Secondary alcohol
  • Organic oxygen compound
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Alcohol
  • Aliphatic homopolycyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAliphatic homopolycyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Ontology
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Physical Properties
StateSolid
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Melting PointNot AvailableNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water SolubilityNot AvailableNot Available
LogPNot AvailableNot Available
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility0.0007 g/LALOGPS
logP6.52ALOGPS
logP7.03ChemAxon
logS-5.8ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Acidic)18.96ChemAxon
pKa (Strongest Basic)-1.1ChemAxon
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count1ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count1ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area20.23 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count4ChemAxon
Refractivity125.67 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability51.58 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings4ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash KeyView
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (Non-derivatized) - 70eV, Positivesplash10-02ar-0019000000-da364020d6f55a8d1836JSpectraViewer
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (1 TMS) - 70eV, Positivesplash10-0a4l-3004900000-86ae2efd8b737e675270JSpectraViewer
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positivesplash10-001j-0009000000-f485cbb263f2f4b1b84aJSpectraViewer
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positivesplash10-01sj-2129000000-22c00d60920d1e5a4fabJSpectraViewer
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positivesplash10-014i-3459000000-7d25553141c326b6521eJSpectraViewer
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negativesplash10-0002-0009000000-da18f5394671385950baJSpectraViewer
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negativesplash10-0002-0009000000-dbaa936472d9a3662d91JSpectraViewer
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negativesplash10-0159-1009000000-dcd434b2beb43e39f10bJSpectraViewer
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • Extracellular
  • Membrane
Biospecimen LocationsNot Available
Tissue LocationsNot Available
Pathways
Normal Concentrations
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Abnormal Concentrations
Not Available
Associated Disorders and Diseases
Disease ReferencesNone
Associated OMIM IDsNone
DrugBank IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Compound IDNot Available
FoodDB IDFDB022496
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
Chemspider ID20036827
KEGG Compound IDC05103
BioCyc ID4-METHYL-824-CHOLESTADIENOL
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkNot Available
METLIN ID6087
PubChem Compound22212495
PDB IDNot Available
ChEBI ID1949
Food Biomarker OntologyNot Available
VMH IDNot Available
References
Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Not Available
General References
  1. Brunk E, Sahoo S, Zielinski DC, Altunkaya A, Drager A, Mih N, Gatto F, Nilsson A, Preciat Gonzalez GA, Aurich MK, Prlic A, Sastry A, Danielsdottir AD, Heinken A, Noronha A, Rose PW, Burley SK, Fleming RMT, Nielsen J, Thiele I, Palsson BO: Recon3D enables a three-dimensional view of gene variation in human metabolism. Nat Biotechnol. 2018 Mar;36(3):272-281. doi: 10.1038/nbt.4072. Epub 2018 Feb 19. [PubMed:29457794 ]

Enzymes

General function:
Involved in oxidoreductase activity
Specific function:
Responsible for the reduction of the keto group on the C-3 of sterols.
Gene Name:
HSD17B7
Uniprot ID:
P56937
Molecular weight:
38205.77
Reactions
3-Keto-4-methylzymosterol + NADPH + Hydrogen Ion → 4a-Methylzymosterol + NADPdetails