Ceramides

Known as: N-Acyl Sphingosine, Ceramides [Chemical/Ingredient], Ceramide (lipids) 
One of a number of a class of sphingolipids, N-acyl derivatives with long chains. Ceramide is the core molecule for the synthesis of sphingomyelin… (More)
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2011
Review
2011
Nearly all stress stimuli (e.g., inflammatory cytokines, glucocorticoids, chemotherapeutics, etc.) induce sphingolipid synthesis… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Intraluminal vesicles of multivesicular endosomes are either sorted for cargo degradation into lysosomes or secreted as exosomes… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Insulin resistance occurs in 20%-25% of the human population, and the condition is a chief component of type 2 diabetes mellitus… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Increased intramyocellular lipid concentrations are thought to play a role in insulin resistance, but the precise nature of the… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Synthesis and sorting of lipids are essential for membrane biogenesis; however, the mechanisms underlying the transport of… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Ceramide is a sphingosine-based lipid signaling molecule that regulates cellular differentiation, proliferation, and apoptosis… (More)
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Review
1996
Review
1996
Sphingolipid metabolites participate in key events of signal transduction and cell regulation. In the sphingomyelin cycle, a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
CERAMIDE is an important regulatory participant of programmed cell death (apoptosis) induced by tumour-necrosis factor (TNF… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
THE induction of programmed cell death, or apoptosis, involves activation of a signalling system, many elements of which remain… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The sphingomyelin pathway, which is initiated by sphingomyelin hydrolysis to generate the second messenger ceramide, signals… (More)
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