On steroids. 113. Sterilizing effect of some 6-ketosteroids on housefly (Musca domestica L.)
Rezábová, B.; Hora, J.; Landa, V.; Cerný, V.; Sorm, F.
Steroids 11(4): 475-496
ISSN/ISBN: 0039-128X PMID: 5689338 DOI: 10.1016/s0039-128x(68)80063-7
The effect of forty seven 6-ketosteroids on the growth and development of ovaries in the housefly was studied. Most of these compounds show a sterilizing activity. The action of some other steroid compounds was also investigated. The syntheseses of some new 6-keto-steroids are described.