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Desmosterol

Known as: Desmosterol [Chemical/Ingredient], Demosterol, 24 Dehydrocholesterol 
An intermediate in the synthesis of cholesterol.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Inflammation and macrophage foam cells are characteristic features of atherosclerotic lesions, but the mechanisms linking… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is associated with increased cardiovascular and liver-related mortality. NAFLD is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Transporters in the ABCG family appear to be involved in the cellular excretion of cholesterol and other sterols in a cell‐ and… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Background  Serum contains noncholesterol sterols, which are reliable markers of cholesterol metabolism, but their presence and… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Previously we demonstrated high concentrations of desmosterol and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA, 22:6 n-3) in monkey testes and sperm… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Spermatozoa represent a tissue readily accessible for study after various exogenous perturbations. To characterize the lipid… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
To investigate the regulation of serum levels of cholesterol precursor sterols and plant sterols, these noncholesterol sterols… Expand
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The possibility that the serum concentrations of various cholesterol precursors may reflect the activity of the hepatic HMG-CoA… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
Abstract— Myelin was isolated from rat brains during development by a procedure giving fractions of constant purity at all ages… Expand
Highly Cited
1960
Highly Cited
1960
The compound (1-[p-@-diethy aminoethoxy)-phenyl]-l-(ptolyl)-2-(p-chlorophenyl)ethanol), known by its trade name as MER-29,’ has… Expand
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