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17-beta-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase Type 6

Known as: Short Chain Dehydrogenase/Reductase Family 9C, Member 6, 3-Alpha->Beta-Hydroxysteroid Epimerase, Hydroxysteroid (17-Beta) Dehydrogenase 6 
17-beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 6 (317 aa, ~36 kDa) is encoded by the human HSD17B6 gene. This protein is involved in androgen catabolism.
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2017
2017
Recently, dihydrotestosterone biosynthesis through the backdoor pathway has been implicated for the human testis in addition to… Expand
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2014
2014
Sortase A (SrtA)-mediated ligation has emerged as an attractive tool in bioorganic chemistry attributing to the remarkable… Expand
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2014
2014
Human 3-alpha hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 3 (3α-HSD3) has an essential role in the inactivation of 5α-dihydrotestosterone… Expand
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2006
2006
The suitability of transepidermal water loss (TEWL) measurements in vitro as a barrier integrity test for human heat separated… Expand
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2005
2005
SummaryThis is a report on a case of herpes simplex encephalitis (HSE) taking an unusual course after initially successful… Expand
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2003
2003
Publisher Summary This chapter describes an immunodepletion strategy for Xenopus high-speed egg extracts (HSE) in order to… Expand
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1999
1999
The normal growth and differentiation of the epidermis require an adequate supply of vitamin A. The active form of vitamin A for… Expand
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1997
1997
We used in situ hybridization of adult rat tissue to show that mRNAs encoding cellular retinol-binding protein (CRBP) and retinol… Expand
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1995
1995
Retinoic acid, a hormone biosynthesized from retinol, controls numerous biological systems by regulating eukaryotic gene… Expand
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1995
1995
A microsomal retinol dehydrogenase (RoDH) that recognizes holo-cellular retinol binding protein (CRBP) as substrate is inhibited… Expand
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