Structure of a potential intermediate in cholesterol biosynthesis

Thomas E. Spike, Andrew H.J. Wang, Ian C. Paul, George J. Schroepfer

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The structure of the epimer (at C-15) of 14α-methylcholest-7-ene- 3β,15-diol which is convertible into cholesterol upon incubation with rat liver homogenate preparations has been established as 14α-methyl-cholest- 7-ene-3β,15β-diol.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)477-478
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 1974
Externally publishedYes

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  • Molecular Medicine


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