Arylesterase

Known as: Aromatic Esterase, Aryl-Ester Hydrolase, A-Esterase 
Acts on many phenolic esters. The reactions of EC 3.1.8.1 aryldialkylphosphatase, were previously attributed to this enzyme. [EC 3.1.1.2 created 1961… (More)

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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
In serum, human paraoxonase/arylesterase (PON1) is found exclusively associated with high density lipoprotein (HDL) and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Human serum paraoxonase (PON 1) exists in 2 major polymorphic forms (Q and R), which differ in the amino acid at position 191… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
HDL levels are inversely related to the risk of developing atherosclerosis. In serum, paraoxonase (PON) is associated with HDL… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A physiological role for paraoxonase (PON1) is still uncertain, but it catalyzes the hydrolysis of toxic organophosphates… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Our group has previously demonstrated that oxidized phospholipids in mildly oxidized LDL (MM-LDL) produced by oxidation with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Coronary artery disease (CAD) is a complex trait caused by a number of genetic and environmental factors. Recently, paraoxonase… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The paraoxonase/arylesterase gene is located close to the cystic fibrosis gene on chromosome 7. Human serum contains two… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We have investigated the Cu2+ induced generation of lipid peroxides in low density lipoprotein (LDL) incubated with high density… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Evidence is presented that human serum contains a single enzyme with both paraoxonase and arylesterase activities. Throughout the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Oxidative modification of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) enhances its uptake by macrophages in tissue culture and in vivo may… (More)
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