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Compound Summary for: CID 221493

Cholic Acid

Also known as: cholate; Cholanic acid; 81-25-4; Cholalin; Colalin; Cholalic acid; 3alpha,7alpha,12alpha-Trihydroxy-5beta-cholanic acid; Cholsaeure
Molecular Formula: C24H40O5   Molecular Weight: 408.5714   InChIKey: BHQCQFFYRZLCQQ-OELDTZBJSA-N
A major primary bile acid produced in the liver and usually conjugated with glycine or taurine. It facilitates fat absorption and cholesterol excretion.   From: MeSH
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