SCD gene

Known as: Stearoyl-CoA Desaturase (Delta-9-Desaturase) Gene, stearoyl-CoA desaturase (delta-9-desaturase), FADS5 
This gene plays a role in fatty acid metabolism.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Soybean oil is high in polyunsaturated fats and is often partially hydrogenated to increase its shelf life and improve oxidative… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
We hypothesized that a common SNP in the 3' untranslated region of the upstream transcription factor 1 (USF1), rs3737787, may… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Meat products are generally low in omega-3 (n-3) fatty acids, which are beneficial to human health. We describe the generation of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
To investigate the importance of different processes to heat stress tolerance, 45 Arabidopsis (Arabidopsis thaliana) mutants and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Systemic acquired resistance (SAR) is a broad-spectrum resistance mechanism in plants that is activated in naive organs after… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Salicylic acid (SA) plays an important role in activating various plant defense responses, including expression of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The existence of Delta 4 fatty acid desaturation in the biosynthesis of docosahexanoic acid (DHA) has been questioned over the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Bacillus subtilis grown at 37 degrees C synthesizes saturated fatty acids with only traces of unsaturated fatty acids (UFAs… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The increased production of trienoic fatty acids, hexadecatrienoic (16:3) and linolenic (18:3) acids, is a response connected… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Strains of Saccharomyces cerevisiae bearing the ole1 mutation are defective in unsaturated fatty acid (UFA) synthesis and require… (More)
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