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Chemical Vitamin D

Name Vitamin D
CAS Registry Number 1406-16-2
Definition A vitamin that includes both CHOLECALCIFEROLS and ERGOCALCIFEROLS, which have the common effect of preventing or curing RICKETS in animals. It can also be viewed as a hormone since it can be formed in SKIN by action of ULTRAVIOLET RAYS upon the precursors, 7-dehydrocholesterol and ERGOSTEROL, and acts on VITAMIN D RECEPTORS to regulate CALCIUM in opposition to PARATHYROID HORMONE.
Structure Vitamin D
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Genes
MeSH® ID D014807
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ChemicalsPolycyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Steroids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Secosteroids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Vitamin D Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references

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Vitamin D Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
  1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D4
  19-fluoro-1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3
  1-alpha, 25-difluorovitamin D3
  20-methyl-1,25-(OH)2D3
  22-ene-25-oxavitamin D
  22-ethyl-1,25-dihydroxy-23,24-didehydro-24a,24b-dihomo-20-epivitamin D(3)
  25-dehydro-1alpha-hydroxy-24,24-dimethylvitamin D3-26,23-lactone
  25-hydroxyvitamin D Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
  27-OH-BCI-210
  2-methyl-1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 Has associated diseases
  2-methyl-20-epi-1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3
  astrogorgiadiol
  BCI-210 Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  dihydroxy-vitamin D3 Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  ecalcidene
  eldecalcitol Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  fatty acid, fat-soluble vitamin and phospholipid emulsion
  KS 176
  Ro 26-9228
  UVB1 compound
  vitamin D3 3 beta-D-glucopyranoside
View node Ergocalciferols Has associated genes Has associated diseases
View node Cholecalciferol Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
  ZK 156718
  ZK203278