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Chemical Cholic Acid

Name Cholic Acid
CAS Type 1 Name Cholan-24-oic acid, 3,7,12-trihydroxy-, (3-alpha, 5-beta, 7-alpha, 12-alpha)-
Equivalent Term Acid, Cholic
CAS Registry Number 81-25-4
Definition A major primary bile acid produced in the liver and usually conjugated with glycine or taurine. It facilitates fat absorption and cholesterol excretion.
Structure Cholic Acid
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MeSH® ID D019826
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  (22E)-3 alpha,6 beta,7 beta-trihydroxy-5 beta-chol-22-en-24-oic acid
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