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ACAT activity

Known as: sterol O-acyltransferase activity, sterol-ester synthase activity, sterol-ester synthetase activity 
Catalysis of the reaction: acyl-CoA + a sterol = CoA + a sterol ester. [EC:2.3.1.26, GOC:mah]
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2006
2006
Fibric acid derivatives are used to treat hyperlipidemia and have wide ranging effects on lipid metabolism. The action of these… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Acyl-CoA:cholesterol acyltransferase (ACAT) catalyzes esterification of cellular cholesterol. To investigate the role of ACAT-1… 
1998
1998
We examined the inhibitory potency of F-1394 ((1S,2S)-2-[3-(2,2-dimethylpropyl)-3-nonylureido]cyclohexane -1-yl 3-[(4R)-N-(2,2,5… 
1996
1996
The hyperlipidemia- and atherosclerosis-prone (HAP) Japanese quail is a strain developed for the study of atherosclerosis by… 
Review
1994
Review
1994
  • K. Einarsson
  • Scandinavian journal of gastroenterology…
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 45908553
Oral administration of ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA) renders bile unsaturated with cholesterol by reducing the hepatic output of… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
CI-976, a new trimethoxy fatty acid anilide, is a potent and specific inhibitor of liver and intestinal acyl coenzyme A… 
1992
1987
1987
Dietary administration (0.1% in a chow diet for 8 days) of 5 alpha-cholest-8(14)-en-3 beta-ol-15-one, a potent inhibitor of…