CHEBI:25354 - mineralocorticoid

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ChEBI Name mineralocorticoid
Definition Mineralocorticoids are a class of steroid hormones that regulate water and electrolyte metabolism.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): hormone
Originally referring to an endogenous compound that is formed in specialized organ or group of cells and carried to another organ or group of cells, in the same organism, upon which it has a specific regulatory function, the term is now commonly used to include non-endogenous, semi-synthetic and fully synthetic analogues of such compounds.
(via steroid hormone )
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing mineralocorticoid (CHEBI:25354) is a corticosteroid hormone (CHEBI:36699)
Incoming 11-deoxycorticosterone (CHEBI:16973) is a mineralocorticoid (CHEBI:25354)
11-deoxycorticosterone pivalate (CHEBI:50782) is a mineralocorticoid (CHEBI:25354)
aldosterone (CHEBI:27584) is a mineralocorticoid (CHEBI:25354)
fludrocortisone (CHEBI:50885) is a mineralocorticoid (CHEBI:25354)
fludrocortisone acetate (CHEBI:5102) is a mineralocorticoid (CHEBI:25354)
Synonym Source
mineralocorticoids ChEBI
Last Modified
29 January 2014