Cholestanols

Known as: Hydroxycholestanes, Cholestanols [Chemical/Ingredient], bile alcohol 
Cholestanes substituted in any position with one or more hydroxy groups. They are found in feces and bile. In contrast to bile acids and salts, they… (More)
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1954-2017
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2013
2013
A sulphate-conjugated bile alcohol, 3,12-diketo-4,6-petromyzonene-24-sulfate (DKPES), was identified using bioassay-guided… (More)
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2008
2008
Bile salts, the major end metabolites of cholesterol, vary significantly in structure across vertebrate species, suggesting that… (More)
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2006
2006
In this report, we describe the first known patient with a deficiency of sterol carrier protein X (SCPx), a peroxisomal enzyme… (More)
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2005
2005
The pregnane X receptor (PXR) regulates the metabolism and elimination of bile salts, steroids, and xenobiotics. The sequence of… (More)
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1999
1999
Peroxisomal beta-oxidation plays an important role in the metabolism of a wide range of substrates, including various fatty acids… (More)
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1998
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1998
Sterol 27-hydroxylase is important for the degradation of the steroid side chain in conversion of cholesterol into bile acids and… (More)
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1991
1991
Duodenal bile, urine, plasma, and feces from a child with hepatic 3 beta-hydroxy-delta 5-C27-steroid dehydrogenase deficiency… (More)
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1986
1986
A method is described for the rapid determination of urinary bile salt profiles by fast atom bombardment--mass spectrometry (FAB… (More)
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1985
1985
Biliary and urinary bile alcohol and bile acid composition has been determined by high performance liquid chromatography in… (More)
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1974
1974
Bile acid production in cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis (CTX) is subnormal, yet the activity of cholesterol 7alpha-hydroxylase… (More)
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