OBO ID: CHEBI:16521
Term Name: lanosterol Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (3beta)-lanosta-8,24-dien-3-ol
  • (3beta,5alpha)-4,4,14-trimethylcholesta-8,24-dien-3-ol
  • 4,4',14alpha-Trimethyl-5alpha-cholesta-8,24-dien-3beta-ol
  • lanosta-8,24-dien-3beta-ol
  • Lanosterin
  • LANOSTEROL
Definition: A tetracyclic triterpenoid that is lanosta-8,24-diene substituted by a beta-hydroxy group at the 3beta position. It is the compound from which all steroids are derived.
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Ontology: Chebi
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