Cat. No. 4093

Hydrocortisone C21H30O5 [50-23-7]

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Chemical Name: 11β,17α,21-Trihydroxypregn-4-ene-3,20-dione

Biological Activity

Adrenal glucocorticoid released in the stress response. Increases glucose production by gluconeogenesis. Immunosuppressant and antidiuretic hormone.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 25 mM in ethanol
>98 %
Store at RT

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Khani and Tayek (2001) Cortisol increases gluconeogenesis in humans; its role in the metabolic syndrome. Clin.Sci.(Lond) 101 739. PMID: 11724664.

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