Oxysterols

Known as: Oxysterol, Oxysterols [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Oxygenated derivatives of cholesterol or its sterol precursors. They are generated from sterol metabolism and the interaction of cholesterol with… (More)

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1985-2017
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2012
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2012
Oxysterols are a class of endogenous signaling molecules that can activate the Hedgehog pathway, which has critical roles in… (More)
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2011
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2011
Epstein-Barr virus-induced gene 2 (EBI2, also known as GPR183) is a G-protein-coupled receptor that is required for humoral… (More)
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2011
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2011
EBI2 (also called GPR183) is an orphan G-protein-coupled receptor that is highly expressed in spleen and upregulated upon Epstein… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Pluripotent mesenchymal cells form a population of precursors to a variety of cell types, including osteoblasts and adipocytes… (More)
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2007
2007
Oxysterols constitute a class of cholesterol derivatives that exhibit broad biological effects ranging from cytotoxicity to… (More)
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2006
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2006
Sterol synthesis is required for Sonic hedgehog (Shh) signal transduction. Errors in Shh signal transduction play important roles… (More)
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2004
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2004
UNLABELLED Pluripotent mesenchymal stem cells can undergo lineage-specific differentiation in adult organisms. However… (More)
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2000
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2000
To identify genes that are transcriptionally activated when human macrophages accumulate excess lipids, we employed the mRNA… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
We demonstrate that mice lacking the oxysterol receptor, LXR alpha, lose their ability to respond normally to dietary cholesterol… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
In confluent fibroblast monolayers, an increase in the selective uptake of free cholesterol (FC) from plasma low density… (More)
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