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Substance Name: Androstenedione [JAN]
RN: 63-05-8
UNII: 409J2J96VR
InChIKey: AEMFNILZOJDQLW-QAGGRKNESA-N

Note

  • A delta-4 C19 steroid that is produced not only in the TESTIS, but also in the OVARY and the ADRENAL CORTEX. Depending on the tissue type, androstenedione can serve as a precursor to TESTOSTERONE as well as ESTRONE and ESTRADIOL.

Molecular Formula

  • C19-H26-O2

Molecular Weight

  • 286.4124
 

Classification Codes

  • Hormone
  • Reproductive Effect
  • Tumor Data
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Androstenedione
  • Androstenedione [JAN]

MeSH Heading

  • Androstenedione

Synonyms

  • 3,17-Dioxoandrost-4-ene
  • 4-Androstene-3,17-dione
  • Andro
  • Androstenedione
  • Androtex
  • delta(sup 4)-Androstene-3,17-dione
  • delta-(sup4)-Androsten-3,17-dione
  • delta-4-Androsten-3,17-dione
  • delta-4-Androstenedione
  • EC 200-554-5
  • EINECS 200-554-5
  • HSDB 7335
  • NSC 9563
  • SKF 2170
  • UNII-409J2J96VR

Systematic Name

  • Androst-4-ene-3,17-dione

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 63-05-8

FDA UNII

  • 409J2J96VR

Other Registry Numbers

  • 104534-78-3
  • 117598-81-9

System Generated Number

  • 0000063058

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C19H26O2/c1-18-9-7-13(20)11-12(18)3-4-14-15-5-6-17(21)19(15,2)10-8-16(14)18/h11,14-16H,3-10H2,1-2H3/t14-,15-,16-,18-,19-/m0/s1

InChIKey

AEMFNILZOJDQLW-QAGGRKNESA-N

Smiles

[C@@H]12[C@@H]([C@@]3(C(=CC(=O)CC3)CC2)C)CC[C@]2([C@H]1CCC2=O)C

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 158 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 2.75 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 57.8 mg/L 25 EXP
Vapor Pressure 2.46E-06 mm Hg 25 EST
Henry's Law Constant 3.68E-08 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 1.11E-10 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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