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Lanosterol

Known as: Lanosta-8,24-dien-3-ol, (3beta)-, Kryptosterol, Lanosterol [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A triterpene that derives from the chair-boat-chair-boat folding of 2,3-oxidosqualene. It is metabolized to CHOLESTEROL and CUCURBITACINS.
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
The human lens is comprised largely of crystallin proteins assembled into a highly ordered, interactive macro-structure essential… 
Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Significance We demonstrate that host-induced gene silencing (HIGS) targeting the fungal sterol 14α-demethylase (CYP51) genes… 
Review
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The differences between the biosynthesis of sterols in higher plants and yeast/mammals are believed to originate at the… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
ABSTRACT The cytochrome P-450 lanosterol 14α-demethylase (CYP51A1) of yeasts is involved in an important step in the biosynthesis… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
  • T. C. White
  • Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 2770989
Azole resistance in the pathogenic yeast Candida albicans is an emerging problem in the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
CHOLESTEROL and its oxysterol congeners are important constitu-ents of cell membranes and function as intermediates in several…