aldosterone
noun Etymology: aldehyde + -o- + -sterone Date: 1954 a steroid hormone C21H28O5 of the adrenal cortex that functions in the regulation of the salt and water balance of the body

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  • ALDOSTÉRONE — Dès 1934, Wintersteiner démontrait que l’animal, privé de surrénales, pouvait être maintenu en vie à l’aide d’une fraction amorphe extraite de la partie corticale de ces glandes. En 1953, Wettstein et Reichstein ont isolé, à partir de cette… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Aldosterone — Aldostérone Aldostérone Molécule d aldostérone Général No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Aldostérone — Molécule d aldostérone Général No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • aldosterone — aldosterone. См. альдостерон. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • aldosterone — [al däs′tə rōn΄; al΄dō stir′ōn΄, al΄dōster′ōn΄] n. [< ALD(EHYDE) + STER(OL) + ONE] a steroid hormone, C21H28O5, produced synthetically and by the adrenal cortex glands: the chief regulator of sodium, potassium, and chloride metabolism, thus… …   English World dictionary

  • Aldosterone — Chembox new ImageFile = Aldosterone 2D skeletal.svg ImageSize = IUPACName = 11β,21 dihydroxy 3,20 dioxopregn 4 en 18 al OtherNames = Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo = 52 39 1 PubChem = 5839 SMILES = C [C@] 12CCC(=O)C=C1CC [C@@H] 3 [C@@H] 2… …   Wikipedia

  • Aldosterone — A hormone made by the outer portion (cortex) of the adrenal gland that regulates the balance of salt and water in the body. Pronounced AL·do·ste·rone. Aldosterone is secreted in response to low salt levels. Aldosterone then activates the MR (for… …   Medical dictionary

  • aldosterone — /al doh sti rohn , al doh sti rohn , al dos teuh rohn /, n. Biochem. a hormone produced by the cortex of the adrenal gland, instrumental in the regulation of sodium and potassium reabsorption by the cells of the tubular portion of the kidney.… …   Universalium

  • aldosterone — aldosteronas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Antinksčių žievės steroidinis hormonas. atitikmenys: angl. aldosterone rus. альдостерон …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • aldosterone — A steroid hormone produced by the adrenal cortex, that controls salt and water balance in the kidney …   Dictionary of molecular biology

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