CHEBI:16032 - androsterone

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ChEBI Name androsterone
Definition An androstanoid that is 5α-androstane having a hydroxy substituent at the 3α-position and an oxo group at the 17-position. It is a metabolite of dehydroepiandrosterone .
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Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:2714, CHEBI:13832, CHEBI:20235
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Formula C19H30O2
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 290.44030
Monoisotopic Mass 290.22458
InChI InChI=1S/C19H30O2/c1-18-9-7-13(20)11-12(18)3-4-14-15-5-6-17(21)19(15,2)10-8-16(14)18/h12-16,20H,3-11H2,1-2H3/t12-,13+,14-,15-,16-,18-,19-/m0/s1
SMILES [H][C@@]12CC[C@@]3([H])[C@]4([H])CCC(=O)[C@@]4(C)CC[C@]3([H])[C@@]1(C)CC[C@@H](O)C2
Metabolite of Species Details
Mus musculus (NCBI:txid10090) Source: BioModels - MODEL1507180067 See: PubMed
Homo sapiens (NCBI:txid9606) See: DOI
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): androgen
A sex hormone that stimulates or controls the development and maintenance of masculine characteristics in vertebrates by binding to androgen receptors.
human metabolite
Any mammalian metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in humans (Homo sapiens).
mouse metabolite
Any mammalian metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in a mouse (Mus musculus).
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Outgoing androsterone (CHEBI:16032) has parent hydride 5α-androstane (CHEBI:28859)
androsterone (CHEBI:16032) has role androgen (CHEBI:50113)
androsterone (CHEBI:16032) has role human metabolite (CHEBI:77746)
androsterone (CHEBI:16032) has role mouse metabolite (CHEBI:75771)
androsterone (CHEBI:16032) is a 17-oxo steroid (CHEBI:19168)
androsterone (CHEBI:16032) is a 3α-hydroxy steroid (CHEBI:36835)
androsterone (CHEBI:16032) is a androstanoid (CHEBI:50402)
androsterone (CHEBI:16032) is a C19-steroid (CHEBI:131621)
Incoming androsterone 3-glucosiduronic acid (CHEBI:28832) has functional parent androsterone (CHEBI:16032)
androsterone sulfate (CHEBI:83037) has functional parent androsterone (CHEBI:16032)
Synonyms Sources
(3α,5α)-3-hydroxyandrostan-17-one NIST Chemistry WebBook
3-epihydroxyetioallocholan-17-one ChemIDplus
3alpha-Hydroxy-5alpha-androstan-17-one KEGG COMPOUND
3α-hydroxy-5α-androstan-17-one UniProt
3α-hydroxyetioallocholan-17-one NIST Chemistry WebBook
5α-androstane-3α-ol-17-one NIST Chemistry WebBook
5α-androsterone NIST Chemistry WebBook
Androkinine NIST Chemistry WebBook
Androsterone KEGG COMPOUND
Androtine NIST Chemistry WebBook
cis-androsterone NIST Chemistry WebBook
Manual Xrefs Databases
Androsterone Wikipedia
HMDB0000031 HMDB
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
2217626 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
2217626 Beilstein Registry Number ChemIDplus
53-41-8 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
53-41-8 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
700649 Gmelin Registry Number Gmelin
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
10438974 PubMed citation Europe PMC
19493957 PubMed citation Europe PMC
24705905 PubMed citation Europe PMC
Last Modified
27 January 2016
General Comment
2011-01-14 Androsterone is made in the liver from the metabolism of testosterone.