Oleanolic acid description
Formal Name 3β-hydroxy-olean-12-en-28-oic acid
CAS Number 508-02-1
Molecular Formula C30H48O3
Formula Weight 456.7
Oleanolic acid is a triterpenoid that is actinic in abounding plants by the cyclization of squalene. Traditionally acclimated in Asian medicine, oleanolic acid has continued been accepted to accept anti-inflammatory, anti-hyperlipidemic, and hepatoprotective in vivo effects.It has aswell been begin to accept antiviral and anti-tumor actions.Synthetic triterpenoids based on oleanolic acid accept been apparent to bind specific proteins by Michael addition.5 Important protein targets cover Keap1, IKK, JAK1, STAT3, PTEN, and proteins associated with the actin cytoskeleton.