Chapter 14. Steroid Molecular Structure, Protein Interaction and Biological Function

  1. Prof. Dr. Hans-Beat Bürgi1 and
  2. Dr. Jack D. Dunitz2
  1. William L. Duax,
  2. Jane F. Griffin and
  3. Debashis Ghosh

Published Online: 10 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527616091.ch14

Structure Correlation, Volume 1

Structure Correlation, Volume 1

How to Cite

Duax, W. L., Griffin, J. F. and Ghosh, D. (1994) Steroid Molecular Structure, Protein Interaction and Biological Function, in Structure Correlation, Volume 1 (eds H.-B. Bürgi and J. D. Dunitz), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527616091.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Laboratorium für Kristallographie der Universität, Freiestr. 3, CH-3012 Bern, Switzerland

  2. 2

    Laboratorium für Organische Chemie, ETH Zentrum, Universitätsstr. 16, CH-8092 Zürich, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 10 FEB 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527290420

Online ISBN: 9783527616091

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Keywords:

  • steroid molecular structure;
  • biological function;
  • sugar metabolism;
  • physiological;
  • minimum energy conformation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Steroid Conformation Analysis

  • Steroid Structure, Receptor Binding and Hormone Action

  • Steroid-Protein Interactions and Binding

  • Summary