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20-alpha-Dihydroprogesterone

Known as: 20-alpha-Hydroxyprogesterone, Pregn-4-en-3-one, 20-alpha-hydroxy-, 20alpha Hydroxypregn 4 Ene 3 One 
A biologically active 20-alpha-reduced metabolite of PROGESTERONE. It is converted from progesterone to 20-alpha-hydroxypregn-4-en-3-one by the 20… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
One important complication of diabetes is damage to the peripheral nervous system. However, in spite of the number of studies on… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Alterations in the gamma-amino-butyric acid (GABA) neurotransmitter system have been identified in some populations… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
We have previously shown that progesterone (PROG) is synthesized by Schwann cells and promotes myelin formation in the peripheral… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Previous studies indicate that steroid hormones may be protective for Schwann cells and promote the expression of myelin proteins… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Allopregnanolone (ALLO), is a brain endogenous neurosteroid that binds with high affinity to γ-aminobutyric acid type A (GABAA… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The neurosteroid 3alpha-hydroxysteroid-5alpha-pregnan-20-one (allopregnanolone) acts as a positive allosteric modulator of gamma… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
screen of the microscope. Between 150 to 300 nerve fibers were analyzed per cross section. 13. C. F. Eldridge, M. Bartlett, R. P… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Coupling high performance liquid chromatography with gas chromatography- mass fragmentography has made it possible to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
17 beta-Hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase (17 beta-HSD) is an enzyme crucial to the regulation of intracellular levels of biologically… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Two metabolites of the steroid hormones progesterone and deoxycorticosterone, 3 alpha-hydroxy-5 alpha-dihydroprogesterone and 3… Expand
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