Sphingosine N-Acyltransferase

Known as: Sphingosine N-Acyltransferase [Chemical/Ingredient], Fatty Acyl-CoA - Sphingosine Acyltransferase, Fatty Acyl CoA Sphingosine Acyltransferase 
An enzyme that catalyzes the acyltransferase of SPHINGOSINE to N-acylsphingosine using acyl-COENZYME A as donor and COENZYME A as acceptor. The… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
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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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Sphingosine kinase-1 (SPHK1) is a key enzyme catalyzing the formation of an important bioactive lipid messenger, sphingosine 1… (More)
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Highly Cited
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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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Sphingosine-1-phosphate (SPP) has diverse biological functions acting inside cells as a second messenger to regulate… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Like obese humans, Zucker diabetic fatty (ZDF) rats exhibit early beta cell compensation for insulin resistance (4-fold beta cell… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Sphingosine-1-phosphate (SPP) is a novel lipid messenger that has dual function. Intracellularly it regulates proliferation and… (More)
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1998
1998
Sphingosine N-acyltransferase (ceramide synthase, E.C. 2.3.1.24) was solubilized from bovine liver mitochondrion-rich fraction… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A series of ceramide analogues bearing the fluorophore boron dipyrromethene difluoride (BODIPY) were synthesized and evaluated as… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
Studies of the developing trophectoderm in the mouse embryo have shown that extensive cellular remodeling occurs during… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
To study the intracellular transport of newly synthesized sphingolipids in epithelial cells we have used a fluorescent ceramide… (More)
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