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Chenodeoxycholic Acid

Known as: Chenocholic acid, Chenodesoxycholic acid, Chenodiol 
A bile acid, usually conjugated with either glycine or taurine. It acts as a detergent to solubilize fats for intestinal absorption and is reabsorbed… 
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2016
Review
2016
ABSTRACT Emerging evidence strongly suggest that the human “microbiome” plays an important role in both health and disease. Bile… 
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2013
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2013
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2010
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2010
ABSTRACT To cause disease, Clostridium difficile spores must germinate in the host gastrointestinal tract. Germination is… 
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Carbonic anhydrase, a zinc enzyme found in organisms from all kingdoms, catalyses the reversible hydration of carbon dioxide and… 
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
A series of 6alpha-alkyl-substituted analogues of chenodeoxycholic acid (CDCA) were synthesized and evaluated as potential… 
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Bile acids regulate the transcription of genes that control cholesterol homeostasis through molecular mechanisms that are poorly… 
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1999
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
We studied the effect of chenodeoxycholic acid in 17 patients with cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis. Before treatment, all subjects… 
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1972
Highly Cited
1972
Abstract Seven women with gallstones were given 0.75 to 4.5 g per day of chenodeoxycholic acid, a primary bile acid, to promote…