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Cycloartenol synthase

Known as: 2,3-epoxysqualene cycloartenol synthase, 2,3-oxidosqualene cycloartenol cyclase, 2,3-oxidosqualene cycloartenol-cyclase 
 
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2016
2016
Withania somnifera Dunal, is one of the most commonly used medicinal plant in Ayurvedic and indigenous medicine traditionally… Expand
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
Abstract Glycyrrhiza glabra is an important medicinal plant throughout the world. Glycyrrhizin is a triterpenoid that is… Expand
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2012
2012
Ergosterol is the predominant sterol of fungi and green algae. Although the biosynthetic pathway for sterol synthesis in fungi is… Expand
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2010
2010
Phytosterols in commercially grown Runner, Virginia, and Spanish peanuts (n = 221) from 2005 and 2006 were quantified by a… Expand
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2008
2008
In Panax ginseng, both ginsenosides and phytosterols are derived from the precursor 2,3-oxidosqualene. The enzymes cycloartenol… Expand
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Sterols, essential eukaryotic constituents, are biosynthesized through either cyclic triterpenes, lanosterol (fungi and animals… Expand
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Roots of Panax ginseng, one of the most famous medicinal plants, contain various phytosterols and bioactive triterpene saponins… Expand
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Steroids, such as cholesterol, are synthesized in almost all eukaryotic cells, which use these triterpenoid lipids to control the… Expand
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Fifty-five triterpenoids consisting of 19 tetracyclic, 32 pentacyclic, and 4 incompletely cyclized triterpenoids, and 2 sterols… Expand
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Two methyl transfers are involved in the biosynthesis of 24-methyl and 24-ethyl sterols, which play major roles in plant growth… Expand