CFam Chemical Families Database
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CFam Family Information

Family Name Prenol Lipids Metabolite 4a-Carboxy-4b-methyl-5a-cholesta-8,24-dien-3b-ol Family
No. of Seeds 4 No. of Other Members 0
Family Centroid CFAMM00532560 Functional Category Human Metabolite
Superfamily Corticosteroid-binding globulin Inhibitor Rimexolone Superfamily
Class Class 254

Cousin Family NamesSeedsMembers
Vitamin D3 receptor ligand Vitamin D analog Cholecalciferol Fa... 7 270
Corticosteroid-binding globulin Inhibitor Rimexolone Family 6 138
Androgen receptor ligand anabolic androgenic steroid Testoster... 8 198
Elongation factor G Inhibitor Fusidic Acid Family 3 34
Mineralocorticoid receptor ligand steroid progestogen analog D... 3 240
Trimegestone family 7 25
Nuclear receptor subfamily 1 group I member 2 Ligand Pregnenol... 1 1
Lanosterol synthase Inhibitor Lanosterol Family 2 62
DNA polymerase and Glycogen phosphorylase, muscle form Inhibit... 32 22
Prostaglandin G/H synthase 2 Inhibitor 8alpha,19-dihydroxylabd... 2 10
Bile acid receptor and Prolyl endopeptidase ligand beta-Elemon... 1 4
Steroids and Steroid Derivatives Metabolite Cholesteryl acetat... 4 55


External ID

Functional Category

Molecule Name

CFAMM00532559 HMDB12166 Human Metabolite 4alpha-Carboxy-5alpha-cholesta-8-en-3beta-ol
CFAMM00532558 HMDB12165 Human Metabolite 4alpha-Carboxy-4beta-methyl-5alpha-cholesta-8-en-3beta-ol
CFAMM00532556 HMDB06927 Human Metabolite 4a-Methylzymosterol-4-carboxylic acid
CFAMM00532560 HMDB01181 Human Metabolite 4a-Carboxy-4b-methyl-5a-cholesta-8,24-dien-3b-ol

Statistics of CFAM Database

CFAM currently contains 490,279 molecules in 87,136 families, 34,880 superfamilies and 11,643 classes.

How to cite our database

C. Zhang, L. Tao, C. Qin, P. Zhang, S.Y. Chen, X. Zeng, F. Xu, Z. Chen, S.Y. Yang and Y.Z. CFam: A Chemical Families Database Based on Iterative Selection of Functional Seeds and Seed-Directed Compound Clustering. Nucl. Acids Res. 43 (D1): D558-D565 (2015) (First published online: November 20, 2014).

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