Cystathionine

Known as: S-(2-Amino-2-Carboxyethyl)Homocysteine, 2-Amino-4-(2-Amino-2-Carboxy-Ethyl) Thio-Butanoic Acid, Cystathionine [Chemical/Ingredient] 
An amino acid derivative that is an intermediate in the biosynthesis of cysteine. It is the product of the ligation of homocysteine and serine by… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
In mammals, the two enzymes in the trans-sulfuration pathway, cystathionine beta-synthase (CBS) and cystathionine gamma-lyase… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Although there is a growing recognition of the significance of hydrogen sulfide (H(2)S) as a biological signaling molecule… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Studies of nitric oxide over the past two decades have highlighted the fundamental importance of gaseous signaling molecules in… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Autism is a complex neurodevelopmental disorder that usually presents in early childhood and that is thought to be… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Hydrogen sulfide (H2S) has been observed in relatively high concentrations in the mammalian brain and has been shown to act as a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Cystathionine beta-synthase (CBS) is a unique heme- containing enzyme that catalyzes a pyridoxal 5'-phosphate (PLP)-dependent… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Hydrogen sulfide (H2S), which is well known as a toxic gas, is produced endogenously in mammalian tissues from L-cysteine mainly… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Studies by various investigators have indicated that elevated levels of plasma homocyst(e)ine are strongly associated with the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Homocysteine can be methylated to form methionine by the cobalamin- (Cbl) and folate-dependent enzyme, methionine synthase; serum… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
BACKGROUND Hyperhomocysteinemia arising from impaired methionine metabolism, probably usually due to a deficiency of… (More)
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