The pathway for the conversion of dihydroagnosterol into cholesterol in rat liver.

@article{Tavares1977ThePF,
  title={The pathway for the conversion of dihydroagnosterol into cholesterol in rat liver.},
  author={I. Tavares and K. Munday and D. Wilton},
  journal={The Biochemical journal},
  year={1977},
  volume={166 1},
  pages={
          11-5
        }
}
  • I. Tavares, K. Munday, D. Wilton
  • Published 1977
  • Medicine, Biology
  • The Biochemical journal
  • Dihydroagnosterol is demethylated by a rat liver homogenate to give 4,4'-dimethylcholesta 7,9-dienol and then cholesta-7,9-dienol. The cholesta-7,9-dienol is isomerized to cholesta-8,14-dienol, which is converted into cholesterol by the normal pathway. 
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