Oleanolic Acid


Engelsk definition

A pentacyclic triterpene that occurs widely in many PLANTS as the free acid or the aglycone for many SAPONINS. It is biosynthesized from lupane. It can rearrange to the isomer, ursolic acid, or be oxidized to taraxasterol and amyrin.

Svenska synonymer


Engelska synonymer

Oleanol Oleanane Triterpenes Triterpenes, Oleanane Hederins