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|Molar mass||396.659 g·mol−1|
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Lumisterol is a compound that is part of the vitamin D family of steroid compounds. It is the (9β,10α) stereoisomer of ergosterol and was produced as a photochemical by-product in the preparation of vitamin D1, which was a mixture of vitamin D2 and lumisterol. Vitamin D2 can be formed from lumisterol by an electrocyclic ring opening and subsequent sigmatropic [1,7] hydride shift.
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- Friedmann, Ernst (1989). Neurath, Hans (ed.). Vitamin D. Perspectives in Biochemistry. Volume 1. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. ISBN 978-0-8412-1621-1.
- National Center for Biotechnology Information. "Lumisterol 3 (CID=111049)". PubChem Compound Database. Retrieved 10 April 2018.
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