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ZFIN ID: ZDB-EXP-180301-2
Experiment Conditions Description: chemical treatment: dexamethasone
chemical treatment: dexamethasone
Name: chemical treatment
Definition: Experimental condition in which the fish is treated with a chemical substance. This treatment could be administered by adding the chemical substance to the tank water, injections, or by consumption.
Ontology: Zebrafish Environment Condition Ontology [ZECO:0000111]
Name: dexamethasone
Synonyms: 1-Dehydro-16alpha-methyl-9alpha-fluorohydrocortisone, 16alpha-Methyl-9alpha-fluoro-1-dehydrocortisol, 9-fluoro-11beta,17,21-trihydroxy-16alpha-methylpregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione, 9alpha-Fluoro-16alpha-methylprednisolone, Decadron, dexametasona, dexamethasone, dexamethasonum
Definition: A fluorinated steroid that is 9-fluoropregna-1,4-diene substituted by hydroxy groups at positions 11, 17 and 21, a methyl group at position 16 and oxo groups at positions 3 and 20. It is a synthetic member of the class of glucocorticoids.
Ontology: Chebi [CHEBI:41879]
Publication: Vettori et al., 2017