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Desmosterol
MeSH HeadingDesmosterol
Tree NumberD04.808.247.222.222.347.231
Tree NumberD04.808.247.808.197.250.281
Tree NumberD10.570.938.208.320.297
Scope NoteAn intermediate in the synthesis of cholesterol.
Entry Term24-Dehydrocholesterol
Entry TermDemosterol
Allowable QualifiersAA AD AE AG AI AN BL CF CH CL CS CT DU EC HI IM IP ME PD PK PO RE SD ST TO TU UR
CAS Type 1 NameCholesta-5,24-dien-3-ol, (3beta)-
Registry Number313-04-2
Previous Indexing Sterols (1966-1971)
Online Notesearch DEHYDROCHOLESTEROL under CHOLECALCIFEROLS 1966
History Note74(72); DEHYDROCHOLESTEROL was see under VITAMIN D 3 1963-66
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD003897


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Polycyclic Compounds [D04]
   Steroids [D04.808]
      Cholestanes [D04.808.247]
         Cholestenes [D04.808.247.222]
            Cholestadienes [D04.808.247.222.222]
               Cholestadienols [D04.808.247.222.222.347]
Dehydrocholesterols [D04.808.247.222.222.347.200]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeDesmosterol [D04.808.247.222.222.347.231]
Fusidic Acid [D04.808.247.222.222.347.389]
Lanosterol [D04.808.247.222.222.347.557]
Stigmasterol [D04.808.247.222.222.347.833]

 
Polycyclic Compounds [D04]
   Steroids [D04.808]
      Cholestanes [D04.808.247]
         Sterols [D04.808.247.808]
            Cholesterol [D04.808.247.808.197]
               Dehydrocholesterols [D04.808.247.808.197.250]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeDesmosterol [D04.808.247.808.197.250.281]

 
Lipids [D10]
   Membrane Lipids [D10.570]
      Sterols [D10.570.938]
         Cholesterol [D10.570.938.208]
            Dehydrocholesterols [D10.570.938.208.320]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeDesmosterol [D10.570.938.208.320.297]

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