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Cardenolides

"Cardenolides" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

C(23)-steroids with methyl groups at C-10 and C-13 and a five-membered lactone at C-17. They are aglycone constituents of CARDIAC GLYCOSIDES and must have at least one double bond in the molecule. The class includes cardadienolides and cardatrienolides. Members include DIGITOXIN and DIGOXIN and their derivatives and the STROPHANTHINS.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Cardenolides" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Cardenolides" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 13 publications over 11 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 1994 and 1995
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.