Ursolic acid - CAS 77-52-1

Ursolic acid (CAT: I004851) is a naturally occurring pentacyclic triterpenoid found in a variety of plants, including apple peels, rosemary, and holy basil. It possesses multiple pharmacological activities and has been studied for its potential health benefits. Ursolic acid exhibits antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and anticancer properties. It has also been investigated for its effects on metabolism, muscle growth, and bone health. Ursolic acid has shown potential in protecting against oxidative stress, reducing inflammation, inhibiting tumor growth, and promoting apoptosis in cancer cells. Additionally, it may have beneficial effects on glucose metabolism, lipid profile, and muscle hypertrophy. Ursolic acid represents a promising natural compound with diverse potential applications in health and medicine.

Catalog Number: I004851

CAS Number: 77-52-1

PubChem Substance ID:355037428

Molecular Formula: C30H48O3

Molecular Weight:456.7

Purity: ≥95%

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SynonymsBungeolic Acid;Maerotaine;Malol;NSC 4060;NSC 167406;Prunol


Molecular Formula: C30H48O3
Molecular Weight456.7
Solubility10 mM in DMSO
Storage3 years -20C powder

Computed Descriptor