Contact, publication, and social network information about Harvard faculty and fellows. Harvard Catalyst Profiles
Last Name


"Cholecalciferol" 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.

expand / collapse MeSH information
Derivative of 7-dehydroxycholesterol formed by ULTRAVIOLET RAYS breaking of the C9-C10 bond. It differs from ERGOCALCIFEROL in having a single bond between C22 and C23 and lacking a methyl group at C24.

expand / collapse publications
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Cholecalciferol" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Cholecalciferol" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 182 publications over 33 distinct years, with a maximum of 15 publications in 2014
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.