Biotransformation of dydrogesterone (1) by using cell suspension cultures of Azadirachta indica yielded a metabolite 20R-hydroxy-9\beta ,10\alpha-pregna-4,6-diene-3-one (2). The structure of this compound was deduced on the basis of various spectroscopic techniques.
Biotransformation, dydrogesterone, cell suspension cultures, Azadirachta indica
AZIZUDDIN, .; SAIFULLAH, -; KHAN, SAIFULLAH; CHOUDHARY, MUHAMMAD IQBAL; and ATTA-UR-RAHMAN, - (2008) "Biotransformation of Dydrogesterone by Cell Suspension Cultures of Azadirachta indica," Turkish Journal of Chemistry: Vol. 32: No. 2, Article 1. Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/chem/vol32/iss2/1