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Record Information
Version4.0
Creation Date2008-08-13 11:32:19 UTC
Update Date2017-09-27 08:24:48 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB0006842
Secondary Accession Numbers
  • HMDB00997
  • HMDB06842
Metabolite Identification
Common Name5a-Cholesta-7,24-dien-3b-ol
Description5alpha-Cholesta-7,24-dien-3beta-ol is involved in the biosynthesis of steroids. 5alpha-Cholesta-7,24-dien-3beta-ol is reversibly converted to 5alpha-Cholest-7-en-3beta-ol by delta24-sterol reductase [EC:1.3.1.72]. 5alpha-Cholesta-7,24-dien-3beta-ol is also converted to zymosterol by cholestenol delta-isomerase [EC:5.3.3.5]. 5alpha-Cholesta-7,24-dien-3beta-ol is also converted to 7-Dehydrodesmosterol. 5a-Cholesta-7,24-dien-3b-ol is a substrate for 3-beta-hydroxysteroid-delta(8),delta(7)-isomerase.
Structure
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Synonyms
ValueSource
5 alpha-Cholesta-7,24-dien-3beta-olHMDB
5alpha-Cholesta-7,24-dien-3beta-olHMDB
5 alpha-Cholesta-7,24-dien-3 beta-olMeSH
Cholesta-7,24-dien-3-olMeSH
Cholesta-7,24-dien-3-ol, (3beta)-isomerMeSH
Chemical FormulaC27H44O
Average Molecular Weight384.6377
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight384.33921603
IUPAC Name(2S,5S,7S,11R,14R,15R)-2,15-dimethyl-14-[(2R)-6-methylhept-5-en-2-yl]tetracyclo[8.7.0.0²,⁷.0¹¹,¹⁵]heptadec-9-en-5-ol
Traditional Name(2S,5S,7S,11R,14R,15R)-2,15-dimethyl-14-[(2R)-6-methylhept-5-en-2-yl]tetracyclo[8.7.0.0²,⁷.0¹¹,¹⁵]heptadec-9-en-5-ol
CAS Registry Number651-54-7
SMILES
[H][C@@](C)(CCC=C(C)C)[C@@]1([H])CC[C@@]2([H])C3=CC[C@@]4([H])C[C@@H](O)CC[C@]4(C)C3CC[C@]12C
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C27H44O/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/h7,10,19-21,23-25,28H,6,8-9,11-17H2,1-5H3/t19-,20+,21+,23-,24+,25?,26+,27-/m1/s1
InChI KeyPKEPPDGGTSZLBL-FZAJRYLSSA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
DescriptionThis compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as cholesterols and derivatives. These 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
  • Cholesterol
  • 3-beta-hydroxysteroid
  • Hydroxysteroid
  • 3-hydroxysteroid
  • 3-hydroxy-delta-7-steroid
  • Delta-7-steroid
  • Cyclic alcohol
  • Secondary alcohol
  • Organic oxygen compound
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Alcohol
  • Aliphatic homopolycyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAliphatic homopolycyclic compounds
External Descriptors
  • Cholesterol and derivatives (C05439 )
Ontology
Disposition

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  Enteral:

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Physical Properties
StateSolid
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Melting Point147 - 151 °CNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water SolubilityNot AvailableNot Available
LogPNot AvailableNot Available
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility0.00016 g/LALOGPS
logP7.4ALOGPS
logP6.71ChemAxon
logS-6.4ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Acidic)18.36ChemAxon
pKa (Strongest Basic)-1.3ChemAxon
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count1ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count1ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area20.23 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count4ChemAxon
Refractivity121.47 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability49.73 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings4ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Spectra
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash Key
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (Non-derivatized) - 70eV, Positivesplash10-0aor-1019000000-626e97645b632a1ff077View in MoNA
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (1 TMS) - 70eV, Positivesplash10-002f-3005900000-d8ed9d20e09e9fa8cc7dView in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positivesplash10-014r-0019000000-7a6c3d9d9c76b57c466dView in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positivesplash10-014r-3149000000-c495f8dafd8943c3d42eView in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positivesplash10-0cdi-4359000000-ad675d67e0ffcf298cfdView in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negativesplash10-001i-0009000000-8ff4cced50a3c638abbaView in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negativesplash10-001i-0009000000-7c6022da576a7535f88dView in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negativesplash10-0uxr-1019000000-d3fac15fb12cab1c814fView in MoNA
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • Extracellular
  • Membrane (predicted from logP)
  • Endoplasmic reticulum
Biofluid LocationsNot Available
Tissue LocationNot Available
Pathways
NameSMPDB/PathwhizKEGG
Alendronate pathwayPw000137Pw000137 greyscalePw000137 simpleNot Available
Atorvastatin PathwayPw000275Pw000275 greyscalePw000275 simpleNot Available
CHILD SyndromePw000096Pw000096 greyscalePw000096 simpleNot Available
Cerivastatin PathwayPw000271Pw000271 greyscalePw000271 simpleNot Available
Cholesteryl ester storage diseasePw000484Pw000484 greyscalePw000484 simpleNot Available
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Normal Concentrations
Not Available
Abnormal Concentrations
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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 IDFDB024115
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
Chemspider ID389550
KEGG Compound IDC05439
BioCyc ID5-ALPHA-CHOLESTA-724-DIEN-3-BETA-OL
BiGG ID45811
Wikipedia LinkNot Available
METLIN ID5928
PubChem Compound440670
PDB IDNot Available
ChEBI ID16290
References
Synthesis ReferenceMoreau, Jacques P.; Aberhart, Donald J.; Caspi, Eliahu. Synthesis of 5a-cholesta-7,24-dien-3b-ol and cholesta-5,7,24-trien-3b-ol. Journal of Organic Chemistry (1974), 39(14), 2018-23.
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Not Available
General ReferencesNot Available

Enzymes

General function:
Involved in cholestenol delta-isomerase activity
Specific function:
Catalyzes the conversion of Delta(8)-sterols to their corresponding Delta(7)-isomers.
Gene Name:
EBP
Uniprot ID:
Q15125
Molecular weight:
26352.615
Reactions
Zymosterol intermediate 2 → 5a-Cholesta-7,24-dien-3b-oldetails
General function:
Energy production and conversion
Specific function:
Catalyzes the reduction of the delta-24 double bond of sterol intermediates. Protects cells from oxidative stress by reducing caspase 3 activity during apoptosis induced by oxidative stress. Also protects against amyloid-beta peptide-induced apoptosis.
Gene Name:
DHCR24
Uniprot ID:
Q15392
Molecular weight:
60100.805
Reactions
Lathosterol + NADP → 5a-Cholesta-7,24-dien-3b-ol + NADPH + Hydrogen Iondetails