18,19-Dihydroxydeoxycorticosterone

Last modified: Tue Jul 6 15:21:11 BST 2004

Steroid carbon nomenclature

Trivial name: 18,19-Dihydroxydeoxycorticosterone
Systematic name: 18,19,21-Trihydroxypregn-4-ene-3,20-dione
Molecular formula: C21H30O5


Product

Pathway: 18-Hydroxydeoxycorticosterone -> 18,19-Dihydroxydeoxycorticosterone
Reaction: steroid hydroxylation at C19
Enzyme: P450c19 (steroid 19-hydroxylase), CYP11B
EC 1.14.15.4

Reference

  1. Ruckpaul, K. and Rein, H., Eds. (1990) Frontiers in Biotransformation, vol. 3: Molecular Mechanisms of Adrenal Steroidogenesis and Aspects of Regulation and Application. Taylor & Francis, London.


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