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Butyric Acid

Known as: Butanoic Acid, acid butyric, Butyric Acid [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A saturated short-chain fatty acid with a 4-carbon backbone. Butyric acid is commonly found in esterified form in animal fats and plant oils.
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Butyric acid is an important platform chemical, which is widely used in the fields of food, pharmaceutical, energy, etc… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVE We examined the role of butyric acid, a short-chain fatty acid formed by fermentation in the large intestine, in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Sodium butyrate is a sodium salt of a volatile short-chain fatty acid (butyric acid) used to prevent Salmonella Enteritidis… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The production of short-chain fatty acids (SCFAs) from excess sludge was conducted in batch fermentation tests at different pH… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Antibody-targeted chemotherapy with gemtuzumab ozogamicin (CMA-676, a CD33-targeted immunoconjugate of N-acetyl-gamma… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
In ruminants the Stimulation of papillar growth by butyric acid is well described but effects on mitosis and apoptosis are not… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Prevention is an important strategy for conquering cancer. Milk fat contains a number of components, such as conjugated linoleic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Chitosan was selectively N-acylated with various carboxylic anhydrides, e.g., acetic, propionic, n-butyric, n-valeric and n… Expand
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Review
1981
Review
1981
The human colon contains a luxuriant mixed culture of bacteria, probably at least 175 g. The special property of these bacteria… Expand
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Butyric acid is an unusually potent inducer of erythroid differentiation in cultured erythroleukemic cells. It is effective at… Expand
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