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"Estrone" 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.

An aromatized C18 steroid with a 3-hydroxyl group and a 17-ketone, a major mammalian estrogen. It is converted from ANDROSTENEDIONE directly, or from TESTOSTERONE via ESTRADIOL. In humans, it is produced primarily by the cyclic ovaries, PLACENTA, and the ADIPOSE TISSUE of men and postmenopausal women.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Estrone" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Estrone" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 86 publications over 28 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 1994 and 2002 and 2013 and 2022
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