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"Ergosterol" 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.

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A steroid of interest both because its biosynthesis in FUNGI is a target of ANTIFUNGAL AGENTS, notably AZOLES, and because when it is present in SKIN of animals, ULTRAVIOLET RAYS break a bond to result in ERGOCALCIFEROL.

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Ergosterol" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Ergosterol" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 10 publications over 10 distinct years, with a maximum of 1 publications in 1981 and 1982 and 1992 and 1997 and 2000 and 2002 and 2005 and 2009 and 2010 and 2011
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