OBO ID: CHEBI:17737
Term Name: desmosterol Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 24-Dehydrocholesterol
  • 3beta-cholesta-5,24-dien-3-ol
  • cholesta-5,24-dien-3beta-ol
  • Desmosterol
Definition: A cholestanoid that is cholesta-5,24-diene substituted by a beta-hydroxy group at position 3. It is an intermediate metabolite obtained during the synthesis of cholesterol.
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Ontology: Chebi
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