Oestrogens catechol

oestrogens, catechol

2- or 4-hydroxyoestrogens. Substances that are physiologically active in mammals, especially in the control of gonadotropin secretion. Physiological activity can be ascribed to either an oestrogenic action or interaction with the catecholaminergic system.

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