Vitamin D5

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Vitamin D5
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IUPAC name
3D model (JSmol)
Molar mass 412.69082
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Vitamin D5 is a form of vitamin D.

Analogues have been proposed for use as antitumor agents.[1][2][3]

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  1. ^ Mehta RG, Moriarty RM, Mehta RR, et al. (February 1997). "Prevention of preneoplastic mammary lesion development by a novel vitamin D analogue, 1alpha-hydroxyvitamin D5". J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 89 (3): 212–8. doi:10.1093/jnci/89.3.212. PMID 9017001. 
  2. ^ Murillo G, Mehta RG (October 2005). "Chemoprevention of chemically-induced mammary and colon carcinogenesis by 1alpha-hydroxyvitamin D5". J. Steroid Biochem. Mol. Biol. 97 (1-2): 129–36. doi:10.1016/j.jsbmb.2005.06.008. PMID 16051482. 
  3. ^ Mehta RG (October 2004). "Stage-specific inhibition of mammary carcinogenesis by 1alpha-hydroxyvitamin D5". Eur. J. Cancer. 40 (15): 2331–7. doi:10.1016/j.ejca.2004.05.025. PMID 15454260.