ZFIN ID: ZDB-EXP-200925-4
Experiment Conditions Description: chemical treatment by environment: prednisone
chemical treatment by environment: prednisone
Name: chemical treatment by environment
Definition: Chemical treatment condition in which the chemical is introduced through the environment. For zebrafish this is the tank water.
Ontology: Zebrafish Environment Condition Ontology [ZECO:0000238]
Name: prednisone
Synonyms: 1,2-Dehydrocortisone, 1,4-Pregnadiene-17alpha,21-diol-3,11,20-trione, 17,21-Dihydroxypregna-1,4-diene-3,11,20-trione, Dehydrocortisone, prednison, prednisona, prednisone, prednisonum
Definition: A synthetic glucocorticoid drug that is particularly effective as an immunosuppressant, and affects virtually all of the immune system. Prednisone is a prodrug that is converted by the liver into prednisolone (a beta-hydroxy group instead of the oxo group at position 11), which is the active drug and also a steroid.
Ontology: Chebi [CHEBI:8382]
Publication: Wang et al., 2018