OBO ID: CHEBI:63959
Term Name: celastrol Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (2R,4aS,6aS,12bR,14aS,14bR)-1,2,3,4,4a,5,6,6a,11,12b,13,14,14a,14b-tetradecahydro-10-hydroxy-2,4a,6a,9,12b,14a-hexamethyl-11-oxo-2-picenecarboxylic acid
  • (2R,4aS,6aS,12bR,14aS,14bR)-10-hydroxy-2,4a,6a,9,12b,14a-hexamethyl-11-oxo-1,2,3,4,4a,5,6,6a,11,12b,13,14,14a,14b-tetradecahydropicene-2-carboxylic acid
  • 3-hydroxy-9beta,13alpha-dimethyl-2-oxo-24,25,26-trinoroleana-1(10),3,5,7-tetraen-29-oic acid
  • D:A-Friedo-24-noroleana-1(10),3,5,7-tetraen-29-oic acid, 3-hydroxy-2-oxo-, (20alpha)-
  • Tripterine
Definition: A pentacyclic triterpenoid that is 24,25,26-trinoroleana-1(10),3,5,7-tetraen-29-oic acid bearing an oxo substituent at position 2, a hydroxy substituent at position 3 and two methyl groups at positions 9 and 13. An antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agent. Potently inhibits lipid peroxidation in mitochondria and inhibits TNF-alpha-induced NFkappaB activation. Also shown to inhibit topoisomerase II activity in vitro (IC50 = 7.41 muM).
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Ontology: Chebi
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