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Pregnenolone

Known as: Pregn-5-en-20-one, 3-hydroxy-, (3beta)-, Pregnenolone [Chemical/Ingredient], 5 Pregnen 3 beta ol 20 one 
An endogenous steroid hormone synthesized from cholesterol, which can act either as a neuroactive steroid or as a prohormone for progestogens… 
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Review
2013
Review
2013
Review
2011
Review
2011
Steroidogenesis entails processes by which cholesterol is converted to biologically active steroid hormones. Whereas most… 
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
In humans, the precursor to all steroid hormones, pregnenolone, is synthesized from cholesterol by an enzyme complex comprising… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The multidrug resistance-associated protein 2 (MRP2, ABCC2), mediates the efflux of several conjugated compounds across the… 
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Oligodendrocyte mitochondria from 21-day-old Sprague-Dawley male rats were incubated with 100 nM [3H]cholesterol. It yielded [3H…