Agent Name

Androstane

CAS Number

438-22-2

Formula

C19-H32

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

5alpha,14alpha-Androstane; 5alpha-Androstane; Aetioallocholane; Etioallocholane; (5alpha)Androstane; Androstane, (5alpha)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Biochemical Research

Description

Solid; [Merck Index]

Sources/Uses

"A crystalline saturated steroid hydrocarbon C19H32 obtainable from androsterone by reduction." [Merriam-Webster Medical Dictionary]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

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