Definitions for 20-alpha-dihydroprogesterone
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word 20-alpha-dihydroprogesterone
U.S. National Library of Medicine
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-ALPHA-HYDROXYSTEROID DEHYDROGENASE in the CORPUS LUTEUM and the PLACENTA.
Find a translation for the 20-alpha-dihydroprogesterone definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these 20-alpha-dihydroprogesterone definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"20-alpha-dihydroprogesterone." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 9 Feb. 2016. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/20-alpha-dihydroprogesterone>.