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Ergosterol (Lumisterol)

A steroid of interest both because its biosynthesis in FUNGI is a target of ANTIFUNGAL AGENTS, notably AZOLES, and because when it is present in SKIN of animals, ULTRAVIOLET RAYS break a bond to result in ERGOCALCIFEROL.
Also Known As:
Lumisterol; Pro-Vitamin D2; Provitamin D 2; D2, Pro-Vitamin; Pro Vitamin D2; Ergosta-5,7,22-trien-3-ol, (3beta,22E)-
Networked: 144 relevant articles (7 outcomes, 8 trials/studies)

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Bio-Agent Context: Research Results

Experts

1. Haas, Hubertus: 5 articles (11/2014 - 12/2011)
2. Cramer, Robert A: 4 articles (11/2014 - 12/2011)
3. White, Theodore C: 3 articles (01/2015 - 06/2008)
4. Barker, Bridget M: 3 articles (11/2014 - 12/2011)
5. Bahn, Yong-Sun: 3 articles (01/2011 - 08/2009)
6. Ko, Young-Joon: 3 articles (01/2011 - 08/2009)
7. Urbina, Julio A: 3 articles (07/2010 - 04/2005)
8. Heitman, Joseph: 3 articles (03/2010 - 10/2007)
9. Chaudhuri, Minu: 2 articles (10/2015 - 02/2015)
10. Haubrich, Brad A: 2 articles (10/2015 - 02/2015)

Related Diseases

1. Infection
2. Colitis
3. Neoplasms (Cancer)
4. Dermatomycoses (Dermatophytosis)
5. Poisoning

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Dextran Sulfate
2. Mimosine
3. Calcium
4. Cysteine Proteases (Cysteine Protease)
5. Phosphorus
6. ER 30346 (ravuconazole)
7. posaconazole
8. cruzipain
9. Ketoconazole (Nizoral)
10. Amphotericin B (Amphotericin)

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
2. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
3. Traditional Medicine (Folk Remedies)
4. Oral Administration