Hopane

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Hopane[1]
Hopane.svg
Names
IUPAC name
Hopane
Other names
A'-Neogammacerane
Identifiers
3D model (Jmol)
ChemSpider
Properties
C30H52
Molar mass 412.75 g·mol−1
Density 0.952 g/ml
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Infobox references

Hopane is a natural chemical compound classified as a triterpene. It forms the central core of a variety of other chemical compounds which are collectively known as hopanoids.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Hopane, IUPAC Recommendations 1999, Revised Section F: Natural Products and Related Compounds