Retinol Metabolism Pathway

Known as: Retinol Metabolism, retinol metabolic process, vitamin A1 alcohol metabolic process 
The chemical reactions and pathways involving retinol, one of the three compounds that makes up vitamin A. [GOC:jl, http://www.indstate.edu/thcme… (More)
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Retinoids are micronutrients that are stored as retinyl esters in the retina and hepatic stellate cells (HSCs). HSCs are key… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Retinoids (vitamin A derivatives) have dual functions in physiology. 11-cisRetinal serves as the universal chromophore of the… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Liver vitamin A (retinol) is obtained from several sources and is subject to multiple fates. Lecithin:retinol acyltransferase… (More)
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2001
2001
Two cellular retinol-binding proteins (CRBP I and II) with distinct tissue distributions and retinoid-binding properties have… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Retinol-binding protein (RBP) is the sole specific transport protein for retinol (vitamin A) in the circulation, and its single… (More)
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1997
1997
To understand the signaling and growth-inhibitory effects of retinoids, we have examined the metabolism of [3H]retinol in a… (More)
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Review
1991
Review
1991
In mammals, liver perisinusoidal stellate cells play an important role as a main store of body retinol (vitamin A). This fat… (More)
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1989
1989
Liver microsomes obtained from nine subjects were found to metabolize retinol to polar metabolites, including 4-hydroxyretinol… (More)
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1985
1985
Rat liver microsomes were discovered to actively oxidize retinol to polar metabolites, including 4-hydroxyretinol, in a system… (More)
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1967
1967
1. The metabolism of retinoic acid and retinyl acetate labelled with (14)C in various positions was studied after intravenous… (More)
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