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Palmitic Acid

Known as: Hexadecanoic Acid, acid palmitic, Acid, Hexadecanoic 
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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND AND AIM Studies have shown monounsaturated oleic acid to be less toxic than palmitic acid and to prevent/attenuate… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Insulin signaling can be modulated by several isoforms of PKC in peripheral tissues. Here, we assessed whether one specific… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
UNLABELLED Obesity and the metabolic syndrome are closely correlated with hepatic steatosis. Simple hepatic steatosis in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Palmitic acid was the main long chain fatty acids (LCFA) that accumulated onto the anaerobic sludge when oleic acid was fed to an… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Excess lipid accumulation in non-adipose tissues is associated with insulin resistance, pancreatic β-cell apoptosis and heart… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Biodiesel is an alternative fuel for diesel engines consisting of the alkyl monoesters of fatty acids from vegetable oils or… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Obesity is associated with insulin resistance and some reproductive abnormalities. Circulating FFAs are often elevated in obese… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
During hedgehog biosynthesis, autocatalytic processing produces a lipid-modified amino-terminal fragment (residues 24–197 in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The cholesterol-raising effect of dietary saturated fatty acids is largely accounted for by lauric, myristic, and palmitic acids… Expand
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Review
1991
Review
1991
Branched-chain fatty acids of the iso and anteiso series occur in many bacteria as the major acyl constituents of membrane lipids… Expand
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