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|Alternate Names||Cholecalciferol; (+)-Vitamin D3; 7-Dehydrocholesterol activated; Activated 7-dehydrocholesterol; Calciol|
|Base Catalog Number||101224|
|Beilstein Registry Number||2339331|
|Biochemical Physiological Actions||Vitamin D acts through a receptor that is a member of the ligand-dependent transcription factor superfamily. Modulates the proliferation and differentiation of both normal and cancer cells. Has antiproliferative and antimetastatic effects on breast, colon, and prostate cancer cells. Activated vitamin D receptors in intestine and bone maintain calcium absorbance and homeostasis.|
|Extinction Coefficient||EmM(265nm) = 18.2 (Hexane or ethanol) (Lit.)|
|Melting Point||183 to 185° F (NTP, 1992)|
|Molecular Weight||384.648 g/mol|
|Personal Protective Equipment||Eyeshields, Faceshields, full-face particle respirator , Gloves, respirator cartridge type , respirator filter|
|Safety Symbol||GHS06, GHS08|
|Solubility||Insoluble (NTP, 1992)|
|Vapor Pressure||2.4X10-9 mm Hg at 25 deg C (est)|