LCT gene

Known as: LACTASE-PHLORIZIN HYDROLASE, LACTASE, LCT 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2016
Highly Cited
2016
Studies in mice and humans have revealed intriguing associations between host genetics and the microbiome. Here we report a 16S… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
■ Abstract The enzyme lactase that is located in the villus enterocytes of the small intestine is responsible for digestion of… (More)
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2006
2006
Congenital lactase deficiency (CLD) is a severe gastrointestinal disorder characterized by watery diarrhea in infants fed with… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Weaning-associated anorexia is the main factor responsible for structural alterations of the small intestine. However… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The ability to digest the milk sugar lactose as an adult (lactase persistence) is a variable genetic trait in human populations… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Expression of lactase in the intestine persists into adult life in some people and not others, and this is due to a cis-acting… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Lactase persistence, the genetic trait in which intestinal lactase activity persists at childhood levels into adulthood, varies… (More)
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1998
1998
BACKGROUND & AIMS Intestinal lactase activity is high in all healthy human babies, but in adults a genetic polymorphism, which… (More)
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1990
1990
The development of rat intestinal L-Ph specific activity displays a well-known post weaning decline. In contrast, total lactase… (More)
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1989
1989
Lactase is an enterocyte brush-border membrane beta-glycosidase that splits lactose, the sugar of milk. In mammals, including… (More)
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