Cyanoketone

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Cyanoketone
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Names
IUPAC name
(2S,8R,9S,10R,13S,14S,17S)-17-hydroxy-4,4,10,13,17-pentamethyl-3-oxo-1,2,7,8,9,11,12,14,15,16-decahydrocyclopenta[a]phenanthrene-2-carbonitrile
Other names
Cyanotrimethylandrostenolone; 2α-Cyano-4,4,17α-trimethylandrost-5-en-17β-ol-3-one
Identifiers
3D model (Jmol)
ChemSpider
Properties
C23H33NO2
Molar mass 355.51 g/mol
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Infobox references

Cyanoketone, also known as cyanotrimethylandrostenolone, as well as 2α-cyano-4,4,17α-trimethylandrost-5-en-17β-ol-3-one, is a steroidogenesis inhibitor.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Di Prisco, C. L.; Materazzi, G.; Scattolini, B. (1971). "Inhibition of steroidogenesis by cyanoketone". Gynecologic and Obstetric Investigation. 2 (1): 309–315. doi:10.1159/000301873. PMID 4266510.