N-Acetylneuraminic Acid

Known as: N Acetylneuraminic Acid, Acid, Sialic, Acid, N-Acetylneuraminic 
An N-acyl derivative of neuraminic acid. N-acetylneuraminic acid occurs in many polysaccharides, glycoproteins, and glycolipids in animals and… (More)

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1951-2018
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Although more than 100 people have been infected by H5N1 influenza A viruses, human-to-human transmission is rare. What are the… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Human embryonic stem cells (HESC) can potentially generate every body cell type, making them excellent candidates for cell- and… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
To examine the association of low-grade systemic inflammation with diabetes, as well as its heterogeneity across subgroups, we… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Humans are genetically deficient in the common mammalian sialic acid N-glycolylneuraminic acid (Neu5Gc) because of an Alu… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The distribution of sialic acid (SA) species varies among animal species, but the biological role of this variation is largely… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Type 2 diabetes mellitus and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease have common antecedents. Since markers of… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) is commonly associated with hypertrigly-ceridaemia, low serum HDL-cholesterol… (More)
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1986
1986
Rat pups were administered N-acetylneuraminic acid (NANA) by i.p. injection or via a feeding catheter for eight consecutive days… (More)
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1985
1985
Increased amounts of free sialic acid were found in body fluids, leukocytes, cultured fibroblasts, and liver tissue of a four… (More)
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Highly Cited
1959
Highly Cited
1959
Members of the sialic acid family of compounds occur in a variety of tissues and body fluids (la, 2) and in bacteria (3… (More)
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