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Cyanoketone

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Cyanoketone

Cyanoketone
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Properties
Molecular formula C23H33NO2
Molar mass 355.51 g/mol
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Cyanoketone is an androstenol. It has been shown to inhibit steroidogenesis.[1]

It inhibits atrophy of apical dendrites.

References

  1. ^ Di Prisco, C. L.; Materazzi, G.; Scattolini, B. (1971). "Inhibition of steroidogenesis by cyanoketone". Gynecologic investigation 2 (1): 309–315.  



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