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Esterases

Known as: Esterase, EC 3.1.-.-, Ester Hydrolase 
Encoded by Esterase Genes, Esterases catalyze hydrolysis of ester bonds to produce alcohol and acid reaction products. (NCI)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
ABSTRACT A Swedish patient of Indian origin traveled to New Delhi, India, and acquired a urinary tract infection caused by a… Expand
Review
2004
Review
2004
GDSL esterases and lipases are hydrolytic enzymes with multifunctional properties such as broad substrate specificity and… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
Esterases (EC 3.1.1.x) represent a diverse group of hydrolases catalyzing the cleavage and formation of ester bonds and are… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We have used in vitro evolution to probe the relationship between stability and activity in a mesophilic esterase. Previous… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Twenty-four patients with acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) were treated with all-trans retinoic acid (45 to 100 mg/m2/day). Of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
A human hematopoietic cell line (U‐937) with exceptional characteristics was derived from a patient with generalized histiocytic… Expand
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
An enzymatic method is described for determination of total serum cholesterol by use of a single aqueous reagent. The method… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
  • C. Li, L. Yam, K. Lam
  • The journal of histochemistry and cytochemistry…
  • 1973
  • Corpus ID: 37679468
The esterases of human leukocytes were studied both by cytochemical methods and by polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis. The aim of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Cytochemical methods for chloroacetate esterase, nonspecific esterase, peroxidase, and metachromasia were used to identify… Expand
Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
Abstract Both human carbonic anhydrases B and C act as esterases on o- and p-nitrophenyl acetates. Enzyme C is the more active of… Expand
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