By R T Blickenstaff
Organized into 9 chapters, this publication starts with an outline of the function of steroids in melanoma therapy. It then discusses the estrogens, antiestrogens, and compounds (all containing an fragrant A-ring). the subsequent chapters think about androgens, a few antiandrogens, derivatives in accordance with C-19 steroids, progestins and corticoids, bile acids, and compounds with a side-chain carboxyl team. The e-book explains the biogenesis and metabolism of androgens; the pharmacology of medroxyprogesterone acetate; the antitumor homes of obviously happening corticosteroids; sterols and cucurbitacins; nutrition D and its metabolites; and cardenolides, bufadienolides, and withanolides. The e-book concludes with a bankruptcy on bile acids, sapogenins and its analogs, and miscellaneous steroids.
This ebook is a important source for natural and medicinal chemists biochemists, and pharmacologists drawn to using steroids in treating cancer.
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