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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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Recent data suggest that dietary fat promotes intestinal absorption of lipopolysaccharides (LPS) from the gut microflora, which… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Milk fat contains approximately 400 different fatty acid, which make it the most complex of all natural fats. The milk fatty… (More)
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2008
2008
Butyric acid, an extracellular metabolite from periodontopathic bacteria, induces apoptosis in murine and human T- and B-cells… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Candida albicans is an opportunistic dimorphic fungus that inhabits various host mucosal sites. Conversion from the yeast to the… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Endocytosed Shiga toxin is transported from the Golgi complex to the endoplasmic reticulum in butyric acid-treated A431 cells. We… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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