Oleanolic acid

Cat. No. 6026new

Oleanolic acid C30H48O3 [508-02-1]

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Chemical Name: (3β)-3-Hydroxyolean-12-en-28-oic acid

Biological Activity

GPBA receptor (TGR5) partial agonist (EC50 = 2.25 μM; 72% efficacy). Displays no activity at FXR. Also inhibits protein phosphate 1B (PTP1B) and glycogen phosphorylase. Suppresses cell proliferation and increases apoptosis in T24 bladder cancer cells. Antidiabetic, antihyperglycaemic, antitumor and hepatoprotective.

Technical Data

Soluble to 20 mM in DMSO with gentle warming
>97 %
Store at +4°C

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Mu et al (2015) Oleanolic acid suppresses the proliferation of human bladder cancer by Akt/mTOR/S6K and ERK1/2 signaling. Int.J.Clin.Exp.Pathol. 8 13864. PMID: 26823699.

Castellano et al (2013) Biochemical basis of the antidiabetic activity of oleanolic acid and related pentacyclic triterpenes. Diabetes 62 1791. PMID: 23704520.

Genet et al (2010) Structure-activity relationship study of betulinic acid, a novel and selective TGR5 agonist, and its synthetic derivatives: potential impact in diabetes. J.Med.Chem. 53 178. PMID: 19911773.

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