Intermediate for Obeticholic acid. Obeticholic acid (trade name Ocaliva), is a semi-synthetic bile acid analogue. Obeticholic acid is a highly potent farnesoid X receptor (FXR) agonist and is used as a drug to treat primary biliary cholangitis. Obeticholic acid has been approved by the U.S Food and Drug Administration on May 27, 2016.
Product Name: (3α,5β)-3-Hydroxy-7-oxo-Cholan-24-?oic acid
CAS Number: 4651-67-6
Molecular Weight:  406.6044
Molecular Formula:  C25H42O4
Purity (HPLC): ≥95%
Shipping Conditions: Room temperature.
Storage Conditions: Refrigerated.
Regulatory Statement:  For Research Use Only.