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Steroidal Heterocycles: A Review

Neha Singh, Murali Krishna Kolli, Manju Kumari


During recent years a large number of modified steroids containing heteroatom in the steroid nucleus have been synthesized. There are a number of methods to synthesize heterocyclic steroids which posses various biological properties. Many heterocyclic groups viz., pyridine, pyrimidine, pyrazole, oxazole, piperazine, isoxazole, thiazole can be attached to steroidal nucleus.


Keywords: Steroids, heterocycles, biological activities

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Singh N, Kolli MK, Kumari M. Steroidal Heterocycles: A Review. Research and Reviews: A Journal of Pharmaceutical Science. 2018; 9(2): 27–35p

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