[English Name]: Celastrol/Tripterine
[CAS Number]: 34157-83-0
[Purity]: > 98%
[Molecular Formula]: C29H38O4
[Molecular Weight]: 450.61
[Chemical Name]:(2R,4aS,6aS,6a,14aS,14bR)-10-Hydroxy-2,4a,6a,6a,9,14a-hexamethyl-11-oxo-1,3,4,5,6,13,14,14b-octahydropicene-2-carboxylic acid
[Appearance]: Red powder
[Solubility]:Soluble in DMSO, ethanol, and most nonpolar solvents, insoluble in
[Melting Point]:185~200 degree celsius
[Loss on drying]: ≤0.5%
[Package Size]:Package and quantity according to customer's detail requirement.
1. Anti-oxidant activity;
2. Anti-cancer effect
3. Anti-rheumatoid effect
Common Threewingnut Root is a perennial vine growing in southern China. The herb, also called Lei Gong Teng.
What are Health Benefits?
Common Threewingnut Root has been used in Chinese medicine for treatment of fever, edema, and carbuncles for centuries. The powdered roots of the plant were also used as an insecticide. Over the last 30 years it has been used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, chronic nephritis, chronic hepatitis, thrombocytopenia, ankylosing spondylitis, and skin diseases. Recent research has seems to indicate that it does have a positive effect in combination with certain chemotherapy drugs for treating cancer.