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Vitamin D5

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Vitamin D5

Vitamin D5
CAS number  N
ChemSpider  YesY
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Molecular formula C29H48O
Molar mass 412.69082
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
 N   YesY/N?)

Vitamin D5 is a form of vitamin D.

Analogues have been proposed for use as antitumor agents.[1][2][3]

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  1. ^ Mehta RG, Moriarty RM, Mehta RR, et al. (February 1997). "Prevention of preneoplastic mammary lesion development by a novel vitamin D analogue, 1alpha-hydroxyvitamin D5". J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 89 (3): 212–8.  
  2. ^ Murillo G, Mehta RG (October 2005). "Chemoprevention of chemically-induced mammary and colon carcinogenesis by 1alpha-hydroxyvitamin D5". J. Steroid Biochem. Mol. Biol. 97 (1-2): 129–36.  
  3. ^ Mehta RG (October 2004). "Stage-specific inhibition of mammary carcinogenesis by 1alpha-hydroxyvitamin D5". Eur. J. Cancer 40 (15): 2331–7.  
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