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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
2014
2014
Sortase A (SrtA)-mediated ligation has emerged as an attractive tool in bioorganic chemistry attributing to the remarkable… Expand
2008
2008
The effect of progestogens on bone is controversial with some studies suggesting an anabolic action while others show no effect… Expand
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The suitability of transepidermal water loss (TEWL) measurements in vitro as a barrier integrity test for human heat separated… Expand
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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2004
2004
Publisher Summary This chapter describes an immunodepletion strategy for Xenopus high-speed egg extracts (HSE) in order to… Expand
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
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
Highly Cited
1995
Retinoic acid, a hormone biosynthesized from retinol, controls numerous biological systems by regulating eukaryotic gene… Expand
1995
1995
A microsomal retinol dehydrogenase (RoDH) that recognizes holo-cellular retinol binding protein (CRBP) as substrate is inhibited… Expand