Title: Cholane
CAS Registry Number: 548-98-1
Molecular Formula: C24H42
Molecular Weight: 330.59
Percent Composition: C 87.19%, H 12.81%
Literature References: Prepn from bisnorcholyl methyl ketone: Wieland et al., Z. Physiol. Chem. 161, 80, 109 (1926); from potassium cholanate: Kazuno et al., Proc. Jpn. Acad. 28, 416 (1952).
Properties: Stout prisms from alc, mp 90°; bp0.001 190°. Sparingly sol in methanol.
Melting point: mp 90°
Boiling point: bp0.001 190°
Cholanic Acid Cholanthrene Cholecystokinin Cholestanol Cholesterol

CAS number 80373-86-0 YesY
PubChem 6857530
ChemSpider 5256866 YesY
ChEBI CHEBI:35519 YesY
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Molecular formula C24H42
Molar mass 330.59 g/mol
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Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Cholane is a steroid with a molecular weight of 330.59. It can exist as either of two stereoisomers, 5α-cholane and 5β-cholane.