17-trans Prostaglandin E3

Cayman Chemical Item Number 14995

17-trans PGE3 (CAS 210979-33-2)

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17-trans PGE3 is an isomer of PGE3 which could theoretically result from the COX metabolism of dietary trans-fatty acids.1 There are no published reports on the biological activity of this compound.

1. Ratnayake, W.M.N., Chen, Z.Y., Pelletier, G., et al. Occurrence of 5c,8c,11c,15t-eicosatetraenoic acid and other unusual polyunsaturated fatty acids in rats fed partially hydrogenated canola oil. Lipids 29 707-714 (1994).

  • 17-trans PGE3
Formal Name 9-​oxo-​11α,​15S-​dihydroxy-​prosta-​5Z,​13E,​17E-​trien-​1-​oic acid
CAS Number 210979-33-2
Molecular Formula C20H30O5
Formula Weight 350.5
Formulation A solution in methyl acetate
Purity ≥98%
Stability 1 year
Storage -20°C
Shipping Wet ice in continental US; may vary elsewhere
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