OBO ID: CHEBI:2873
Term Name: asiatic acid Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (2alpha,3beta)-2,3,23-trihydroxyurs-12-en-28-oic acid
  • Asiatic acid
Definition: A pentacyclic triterpenoid that is ursane substituted by a carboxy group at position 28 and hydroxy groups at positions 2, 3 and 23 (the 2alpha,3beta stereoisomer). It is isolated from Symplocos lancifolia and Vateria indica and exhibits anti-angiogenic activity.
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Ontology: Chebi
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