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Record Information
Version3.6
Creation Date2005-11-16 15:48:42 UTC
Update Date2016-02-11 01:02:34 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB00338
Secondary Accession Numbers
  • HMDB03962
Metabolite Identification
Common Name2-Hydroxyestradiol
Description2-Hydroxyestradiol is generated from estradiol by a Cytochrome P450. 2-Hydroxyestradiol binds, with a low affinity, to estrogen receptors. It inhbits catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) activity. Inactivity of COMT blocks inactivation of catechol hormones and catecholamine neutransmitters. 2-Hydroxyestradiol is also reported to inhibit angiongensis and tumor cell growth (PMID: 9472688 ).
Structure
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Synonyms
ValueSource
(17beta)-Estra-1,3,5(10)-triene-2,3,17-triolChEBI
2-Hydroxyestradiol-17betaChEBI
2-OH-e2ChEBI
2-OH-EstradiolChEBI
(17b)-Estra-1,3,5(10)-triene-2,3,17-triolGenerator
(17β)-estra-1,3,5(10)-triene-2,3,17-triolGenerator
2-Hydroxy-17b-estradiolGenerator
2-Hydroxy-17β-estradiolGenerator
2-Hydroxyestradiol-17bGenerator
2-Hydroxyestradiol-17βGenerator
(17b)-Estra-1,3, 5(10)-triene-2,3,17-triolHMDB
(17beta)- Estra-1,3, 5 (10)-triene-2,3,17-triolHMDB
1,3,5(10)-Estratriene-2,3,17Beta-triolHMDB
17beta-2-HydroxyestradiolHMDB
2,3,17b-Trihydroxyestra-1,3,5(10)-trieneHMDB
2-Hydroxy-estradiolHMDB
ECSHMDB
Estra-1,3,5 (10)-triene-2,3,17.beta.-triolHMDB
Estra-1,3,5(10)-triene-2,3,17-beta-triolHMDB
Estra-1,3,5(10)-triene-2,3,17-triol (acd/name 4.0)HMDB
Estra-1,3,5(10)-triene-2,3,17b-triolHMDB
Estra-1,3,5(10)-triene-2,3,17beta-triolHMDB
Chemical FormulaC18H24O3
Average Molecular Weight288.3814
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight288.172544634
IUPAC Name(1S,10R,11S,14S,15S)-15-methyltetracyclo[8.7.0.0²,⁷.0¹¹,¹⁵]heptadeca-2(7),3,5-triene-4,5,14-triol
Traditional Name2-hydroxyestradiol
CAS Registry Number362-05-0
SMILES
[H][C@@]12CC[C@H](O)[C@@]1(C)CC[C@]1([H])C3=C(CC[C@@]21[H])C=C(O)C(O)=C3
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C18H24O3/c1-18-7-6-11-12(14(18)4-5-17(18)21)3-2-10-8-15(19)16(20)9-13(10)11/h8-9,11-12,14,17,19-21H,2-7H2,1H3/t11-,12+,14-,17-,18-/m0/s1
InChI KeyInChIKey=DILDHNKDVHLEQB-XSSYPUMDSA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
DescriptionThis compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as estrogens and derivatives. These are steroids with a structure containing a 3-hydroxylated estrane.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassLipids and lipid-like molecules
ClassSteroids and steroid derivatives
Sub ClassEstrane steroids
Direct ParentEstrogens and derivatives
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Estrogen-skeleton
  • 17-hydroxysteroid
  • Hydroxysteroid
  • 2-hydroxysteroid
  • 3-hydroxysteroid
  • Phenanthrene
  • Tetralin
  • 1,2-diphenol
  • Benzenoid
  • Cyclic alcohol
  • Secondary alcohol
  • Polyol
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Alcohol
  • Aromatic homopolycyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAromatic homopolycyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Ontology
StatusDetected and Quantified
Origin
  • Endogenous
  • Food
Biofunction
  • Cell signaling
  • Fuel and energy storage
  • Fuel or energy source
  • Hormones, Membrane component
  • Membrane integrity/stability
Application
  • Nutrients
  • Stabilizers
  • Surfactants and Emulsifiers
Cellular locations
  • Extracellular
  • Membrane (predicted from logP)
Physical Properties
StateSolid
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Melting Point190 - 191 °CNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water SolubilityNot AvailableNot Available
LogPNot AvailableNot Available
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility0.051 mg/mLALOGPS
logP3.39ALOGPS
logP3.44ChemAxon
logS-3.8ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Acidic)9.67ChemAxon
pKa (Strongest Basic)-0.88ChemAxon
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count3ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count3ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area60.69 Å2ChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count0ChemAxon
Refractivity81.89 m3·mol-1ChemAxon
Polarizability33.06 Å3ChemAxon
Number of Rings4ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Spectra
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash Key
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - Quattro_QQQ 10V, Positive (Annotated)splash10-00ei-2950000000-326e2d3fee4fb8b3ca6cView in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - Quattro_QQQ 25V, Positive (Annotated)splash10-00di-2910000000-553a7988f4c2019ec5d5View in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - Quattro_QQQ 40V, Positive (Annotated)splash10-0f96-8975000000-eef1fcf44ed6a27f53a9View in MoNA
1D NMR1H NMR SpectrumNot Available
2D NMR[1H,13C] 2D NMR SpectrumNot Available
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • Extracellular
  • Membrane (predicted from logP)
Biofluid Locations
  • Urine
Tissue LocationNot Available
PathwaysNot Available
Normal Concentrations
BiofluidStatusValueAgeSexConditionReferenceDetails
UrineDetected and Quantified0.0016 +/- 0.0014 umol/mmol creatinineAdult (>18 years old)FemaleNormal details
Abnormal Concentrations
Not Available
Associated Disorders and Diseases
Disease ReferencesNone
Associated OMIM IDsNone
DrugBank IDNot Available
DrugBank Metabolite IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Compound IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Metabolite IDNot Available
FoodDB IDFDB021962
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
Chemspider ID216475
KEGG Compound IDC05301
BioCyc ID2-HYDROXY-ESTRADIOL
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkNot Available
NuGOwiki LinkHMDB00338
Metagene LinkHMDB00338
METLIN ID5327
PubChem Compound247304
PDB IDECS
ChEBI ID28744
References
Synthesis ReferenceKiuru, Paula S.; Wahala, Kristiina. Short synthesis of 2-methoxyestradiol and 2-hydroxyestradiol. Steroids (2003), 68(4), 373-375.
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Download (PDF)
General References
  1. Takanashi K, Honma T, Kashiwagi T, Honjo H, Yoshizawa I: Detection and measurement of urinary 2-hydroxyestradiol 17-sulfate, a potential placental antioxidant during pregnancy. Clin Chem. 2000 Mar;46(3):373-8. [10702524 ]
  2. Elce JS, Bird CE, Chandra J: Water-soluble products of the estrogens. Bile metabolites of 2-hydroxyestradiol-17beta in man. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 1973 May;36(5):1027-30. [4698236 ]
  3. Zhu BT, Conney AH: Functional role of estrogen metabolism in target cells: review and perspectives. Carcinogenesis. 1998 Jan;19(1):1-27. [9472688 ]

Enzymes

General function:
Involved in magnesium ion binding
Specific function:
Catalyzes the O-methylation, and thereby the inactivation, of catecholamine neurotransmitters and catechol hormones. Also shortens the biological half-lives of certain neuroactive drugs, like L-DOPA, alpha-methyl DOPA and isoproterenol.
Gene Name:
COMT
Uniprot ID:
P21964
Molecular weight:
30036.77
Reactions
2-Hydroxyestradiol + S-Adenosylmethionine → 2-Methoxyestradiol + S-Adenosylhomocysteinedetails
General function:
Involved in protein methyltransferase activity
Specific function:
Methylates (mono and asymmetric dimethylation) the guanidino nitrogens of arginyl residues in some proteins
Gene Name:
PRMT3
Uniprot ID:
O60678
Molecular weight:
59902.7
General function:
Involved in monooxygenase activity
Specific function:
Cytochromes P450 are a group of heme-thiolate monooxygenases. In liver microsomes, this enzyme is involved in an NADPH-dependent electron transport pathway. It oxidizes a variety of structurally unrelated compounds, including steroids, fatty acids, and xenobiotics. Participates in the metabolism of an as-yet-unknown biologically active molecule that is a participant in eye development.
Gene Name:
CYP1B1
Uniprot ID:
Q16678
Molecular weight:
60845.33