As nouns the difference between sterol and abiraterone
is that sterol
is sterol while abiraterone
is (medicine) a pyridine-substituted sterol used as a drug against prostate cancer.
(biochemistry) any member of a class of steroids containing a hydroxyl group in the 3-position of the A-ring; they are found in all animal and plant tissue and play an important role in hormone chemistry
(medicine) A pyridine-substituted sterol used as a drug against prostate cancer