dehydrocholesterol


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dehydrocholesterol

n. dehidrocolesterol, esterol presente en la piel que se convierte en vitamina D por la acción de rayos solares.
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000 IU to 20,000 IU of it has been produced via photo chemical conversion of 7 dehydrocholesterol, thereby preventing toxicity, (26) vitamin D toxicity in a highly supplemented state is not unheard of.
Vitamin D can be synthesized in the skin from a precursor, 7 dehydrocholesterol after exposure to ultraviolet light or can be consumed in the diet.
Vitamin Dis photosynthesized in the skin of vertebrates by the action of solar ultraviolet (UV) B radiation on 7-3 dehydrocholesterol [9].