What does 17-alpha-hydroxypregnenolone mean?

Definitions for 17-alpha-hydroxypregnenolone

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word 17-alpha-hydroxypregnenolone.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. 17-alpha-Hydroxypregnenolone

    A 21-carbon steroid that is converted from PREGNENOLONE by STEROID 17-ALPHA-HYDROXYLASE. It is an intermediate in the delta-5 pathway of biosynthesis of GONADAL STEROID HORMONES and the adrenal CORTICOSTEROIDS.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of 17-alpha-hydroxypregnenolone in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of 17-alpha-hydroxypregnenolone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Images & Illustrations of 17-alpha-hydroxypregnenolone

  1. 17-alpha-hydroxypregnenolone


Find a translation for the 17-alpha-hydroxypregnenolone definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these 17-alpha-hydroxypregnenolone 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?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"17-alpha-hydroxypregnenolone." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 25 Feb. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/17-alpha-hydroxypregnenolone>.

Are we missing a good definition for 17-alpha-hydroxypregnenolone? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for 17-alpha-hydroxypregnenolone:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.