• The phenomenon of polymorphism in the atomic structure of the methylprednisolone aceponate

    6 monthes ago - By Phys.org

    Scientists at Lobachevsky University in Nizhny Novgorod are studying physico-chemical properties of steroid hormone crystals. Steroid hormones are a group of physiologically active substances that regulate the processes of vital activity in animals and humans. These include, for example, sex hormones and corticosteroids. In particular, corticosteroids are a subclass of steroid hormones that are produced exclusively by the adrenal cortex. They are characterized by their glucocorticoid or mineralocorticoid activity.
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