Vitamin D3

Cat. No. 4156

Vitamin D3 C27H44O [67-97-0]

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Alternative Name: Cholecalciferol

Chemical Name: 9,10-Secocholesta-5,7,10(19)-trien-3β-ol

Biological Activity

Precursor of calcifediol (Cat. No. 4036). Naturally occurring form of vitamin D; predominantly active form found in humans.

Technical Data

Soluble to 50 mM in DMSO and to 100 mM in ethanol
Store at +4°C

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Lane (2010) Vitamin D and systemic lupus erythematosus: bones, muscles, and joints. Curr.Rheumatol.Rep. 12 259. PMID: 20429045.

Welsh et al (2003) Vitamin D-3 receptor as a target for breast cancer prevention. J.Nutr. 133 (7 Suppl) 2425S. PMID: 12840219.

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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Vitamin D3 include:

Lu et al (2016) Generation of serotonin neurons from human pluripotent stem cells. Nat Biotechnol 34 89. PMID: 26655496.

Karadottir et al (2015) Cyclic mechanical stretch down-regulates cathelicidin antimicrobial peptide expression and activates a pro-inflammatory response in human bronchial epithelial cells. J Pharmacol Exp Ther 3 e1483. PMID: 26664810.

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