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Cortexolone

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  1. most commonly, Compound S, is a steroid that can be oxygenated to cortisol (hydrocortisone)

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 3, 2009
  2. first synthesized by Tadeusz Reichstein

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  3. On April 5, 1952, biochemist Durey Peterson and microbiologist Herbert Murray at Upjohn published the first report of a breakthrough fermentation process for the microbial 11α-oxygenation of steroids (e.g. progesterone) in a single step by common mo

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  4. Subsequent fermentation processes for the microbial 11β-oxygenation of steroids in a single step were developed that could convert Compound S directly to 11β-hydrocortisone (cortisol)

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  5. 11α-oxygenation of Compound S produces 11α-hydrocortisone, which can be chemically oxidized to cortisone, or converted by further chemical steps to 11β-hydrocortisone (cortisol)

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