Palmitic Acid

Known as: acid palmitic, Acid, Hexadecanoic, Palmitic Acid [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A saturated long-chain fatty acid with a 16-carbon backbone. Palmitic acid is found naturally in palm oil and palm kernel oil, as well as in butter… (More)

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2009
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2009
Insulin signaling can be modulated by several isoforms of PKC in peripheral tissues. Here, we assessed whether one specific… (More)
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2007
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2007
UNLABELLED Obesity and the metabolic syndrome are closely correlated with hepatic steatosis. Simple hepatic steatosis in… (More)
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2006
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2006
JNKs are attractive targets for treatment of obesity and type-2 diabetes. A sustained increase in JNK activity was observed in… (More)
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2006
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2006
The secretion and extracellular transport of Wnt protein are thought to be well-regulated processes. Wnt is known to be acylated… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Excess lipid accumulation in non-adipose tissues is associated with insulin resistance, pancreatic beta-cell apoptosis and heart… (More)
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2003
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2003
Glucotoxicity and lipotoxicity contribute to the impaired beta-cell function observed in type 2 diabetes. Here we examine the… (More)
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2002
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2002
Insulin resistance is characterized by specific changes of the composition of fatty acids in the serum lipids and in the skeletal… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Glucotoxicity and lipotoxicity contribute to the impaired beta-cell function observed in type 2 diabetes. Here we examine the… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
During hedgehog biosynthesis, autocatalytic processing produces a lipid-modified amino-terminal fragment (residues 24-197 in the… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor alpha (PPARalpha) is a member of the steroid/nuclear receptor superfamily and mediates… (More)
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