Cholestanol

Known as: Dihydrocholesterol, 5 alpha Cholestan 3 beta ol, beta-Cholestanol 
A cholesterol derivative found in human feces, gallstones, eggs, and other biological matter.
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2006
2006
The ability to selectively target the harmful microbial membrane over that of the host cell is one of the most important… (More)
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2005
2005
Lipid bilayer membranes composed of DOPC, DPPC, and a series of sterols demix into coexisting liquid phases below a miscibility… (More)
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2004
2004
In crustaceans, cholesterol is anEssential nutrient, which they must directly obtain from their food or by bioconversion from… (More)
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2002
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2002
In patients with the inherited disease of phytosterolemia, elevated concentrations of plant sterols (eg, campesterol and… (More)
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2000
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2000
Detergent-insoluble membrane domains, enriched in saturated lipids and cholesterol, have been implicated in numerous biological… (More)
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2000
2000
Measurements are reported for the rate constants for the release of cholesterol (and dihydrocholesterol) to beta-cyclodextrin… (More)
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2000
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2000
Coronary patients with low baseline ratios of serum cholestanol and plant sterols to cholesterol (indicating low cholesterol… (More)
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1987
1987
We investigated the effect of chenodeoxycholic acid on cerebrospinal fluid sterol and protein composition in six patients with… (More)
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1985
1985
We have measured plasma sterol composition in 14 subjects with sitosterolemia and xanthomatosis. In addition to elevated plasma… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
Tissue sterol composition was determined in an 18-year-old male with sitosterolemia with xanthomatosis who died suddenly and… (More)
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