CHEBI:2873 - asiatic acid

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ChEBI Name asiatic acid
ChEBI ID CHEBI:2873
Definition A pentacyclic triterpenoid that is ursane substituted by a carboxy group at position 28 and hydroxy groups at positions 2, 3 and 23 (the 2α,3β stereoisomer). It is isolated from Symplocos lancifolia and Vateria indica and exhibits anti-angiogenic activity.
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Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:68382
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Formula C30H48O5
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 488.69910
Monoisotopic Mass 488.350
InChI InChI=1S/C30H48O5/c1-17-9-12-30(25(34)35)14-13-28(5)19(23(30)18(17)2)7-8-22-26(3)15-20(32)24(33)27(4,16-31)21(26)10-11-29(22,28)6/h7,17-18,20-24,31-33H,8-16H2,1-6H3,(H,34,35)/t17-,18+,20-,21-,22-,23+,24+,26+,27+,28-,29-,30+/m1/s1
InChIKey JXSVIVRDWWRQRT-UYDOISQJSA-N
SMILES [H][C@@]12CC[C@]3(C)[C@]([H])(CC=C4[C@]5([H])[C@@H](C)[C@H](C)CC[C@@]5(CC[C@@]34C)C(O)=O)[C@@]1(C)C[C@@H](O)[C@H](O)[C@@]2(C)CO
Metabolite of Species Details
Combretum quadrangulare (IPNI:170410-1) Found in leaf (BTO:0000713). Methanolic extract of leaves See: PubMed
Vateria indica (IPNI:321552-1) Found in latex (BTO:0000710). Previous component: resin; See: PubMed
Symplocos lancifolia (NCBI:txid239704) Found in leaf (BTO:0000713). Dried, powdered leaves extracted with boiling 80% methanol See: PubMed
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): Bronsted acid
A molecular entity capable of donating a hydron to an acceptor (Bronsted base).
(via oxoacid )
Biological Role(s): metabolite
Any intermediate or product resulting from metabolism. The term 'metabolite' subsumes the classes commonly known as primary and secondary metabolites.
Application(s): angiogenesis modulating agent
An agent that modulates the physiologic angiogenesis process. This is accomplished by endogenous angiogenic proteins and a variety of other chemicals and pharmaceutical agents.
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing asiatic acid (CHEBI:2873) has parent hydride ursane (CHEBI:35711)
asiatic acid (CHEBI:2873) has role angiogenesis modulating agent (CHEBI:50926)
asiatic acid (CHEBI:2873) has role metabolite (CHEBI:25212)
asiatic acid (CHEBI:2873) is a monocarboxylic acid (CHEBI:25384)
asiatic acid (CHEBI:2873) is a pentacyclic triterpenoid (CHEBI:25872)
asiatic acid (CHEBI:2873) is a triol (CHEBI:27136)
Incoming 11α-hydroxyasiatic acid (CHEBI:68380) has functional parent asiatic acid (CHEBI:2873)
19α-hydroxyasiatic acid (CHEBI:67915) has functional parent asiatic acid (CHEBI:2873)
2α,3β,23α-trihydroxyurs-12-en-28-oic acid 28-O-β-D-glucopyranoside (CHEBI:67952) has functional parent asiatic acid (CHEBI:2873)
3-O-[β-D-glucopyranosyl]-28-O-[α-L-rhamnopyranosyl-(1→2)-β-D-glucopyranosyl]asiatic acid (CHEBI:68379) has functional parent asiatic acid (CHEBI:2873)
IUPAC Name
(2α,3β)-2,3,23-trihydroxyurs-12-en-28-oic acid
Synonym Source
Asiatic acid KEGG COMPOUND
Manual Xrefs Databases
0AS PDBeChem
C00003739 KNApSAcK
C08617 KEGG COMPOUND
JP2012092110 Patent
TW200938215 Patent
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
2712715 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
464-92-6 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
21265555 PubMed citation Europe PMC
21288041 PubMed citation Europe PMC
21561086 PubMed citation Europe PMC
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Last Modified
27 May 2015