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20‐hydroxyecdysone; (22R)‐2β,3β,14,20,22,25‐hexahydroxycholest‐7‐en‐6‐one; the ecdysteroid isolated both from insects and from crustaceans. In insects, ecdysterone is formed in peripheral tissues from α‐ecdysone through the action of ecdysone 20‐monooxygenase ...


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