4-hydroxybutyric acid

Known as: GHB, Gamma Hydroxybutyric Acid, oxy-n-butyric acid 
A naturally occurring short-chain fatty acid, and immediate precursor of gamma amino butyric acid (GABA) with neuromodulatory and anesthetic… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
Gamma-hydroxybutyric acid (GHB) is a naturally occurring gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) metabolite that has been proposed as a… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE The goal of the study was to examine risk factors in the prediction of coronary heart disease (CHD) and differences in… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Clinical and experimental studies have shown that reinstitution of good glycemic control (GC) after a period of poor glycemic… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
We tested the hypothesis that the apoptosis of inner retina neurons and increased expression of glial fibrillary acidic protein… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE Insulin glargine (21A-Gly-30Ba-L-Arg-30Bb-L-Arg-human insulin) is a biosynthetic insulin analog with a prolonged… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE Depression is prevalent in patients with diabetes. It is associated with poor glycemic control and is linked to an… (More)
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1999
1999
A Hydrogenophaga pseudoflava strain was able to synthesize poly(3-hydroxybutyric acid-co-4-hydroxybutyric acid) [P(3HB-co-4HB… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE Chronic hyperglycemia relates to the occurrence of diabetic polyneuropathy (DPN), but has not yet been shown to relate… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVE To examine the relation between GHb, fasting plasma glucose (FPG), postchallenge plasma glucose (PCPG), and mortality… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Gamma-hydroxybutyric acid (GHB) is effective in treatment of the alcohol and opiate withdrawal syndromes. Its absorption and… (More)
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