Agent Name

Cholesteryl caprylate

CAS Number

1182-42-9

Formula

C35-H60-O2

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

Cholesteryl octanoate; Cholest-5-ene-3-beta-yl octanoate; [ChemIDplus] 3-beta-Hydroxy-5-cholestene 3-octanoate; 5-Cholesten-3-beta-ol 3-octanoate; Cholesteryl n-octanoate; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Biochemical Research

Description

Solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"Used for breath tests for detection of pancreatic insufficiency in rats." [ChemIDplus]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

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