CFam Chemical Families Database
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CFam Family Information

Family Name Steroids and Steroid Derivatives Metabolite 5Alpha-cholesta-8-en-3-one Family
No. of Seeds 1 No. of Other Members 2
Family Centroid CFAMM00534996 Functional Category Human Metabolite
Superfamily Prenol Lipids Metabolite Patchoulenone and Steroids Metabolite 5Alpha-cholesta-8-en-3-one Superfamily
Class Class 2546

Cousin Family NamesSeedsMembers
Steroid 17-alpha-hydroxylase/17,20 lyase Inhibitor Progesteron... 20 283
Progesterone receptor ligand steroidal progestin Medroxyproges... 6 20
Bile acid receptor ligand lupeone family 1 24
Prenol Lipids Metabolite Tyromycic acid Family 1 0


External ID

Functional Category

Molecule Name

CFAMM00534996 HMDB12178 Human Metabolite 5Alpha-cholesta-8-en-3-one

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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