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Squalene

Known as: 2,6,10,14,18,22-Tetracosahexaene, 2,6,10,15,19,23-hexamethyl-, (all-E)-, Squalene [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A natural 30-carbon triterpene.
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Squalene is a natural lipid belonging to the terpenoid family and a precursor of cholesterol biosynthesis. It is synthesized in… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The unsaponifiable lipid fraction of plant-based foods is a potential source of bioactive components such as phytosterols… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Nuts are high in fat but have a fatty acid profile that may be beneficial in relation to risk of coronary heart disease. Nuts… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The aim of this study was to evaluate the phenolic antioxidant and squalene content in a range of olive and seed oils. A mean of… Expand
Review
2000
Review
2000
  • Theresa J Smith
  • Expert opinion on investigational drugs
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 2740933
Squalene is a triterpene that is an intermediate of the cholesterol biosynthesis pathway and it can be obtained from the diet… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Epidemiologic and laboratory studies suggest a cancer protective effect and/or lack of a tumor promoting effect by dietary olive… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
We thank our colleagues Beth Duncan, Jay Horton, Axel Nohturfft, Jih-tung Pai, Juro Sakai, Jin Shimano, and Iichiro Shimomura for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The crystal structure of squalene-hopene cyclase from Alicyclobacillus acidocaldarius was determined at 2.9 angstrom resolution… Expand
Review
1997
Review
1997
  • H. Newmark
  • Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a…
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 6290681
ABSTRACT Epidemiologic studies of breast and pancreatic cancer in several Mediterranean populations have demonstrated that… Expand
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
A new class of synthetic antifungal agents, the allylamines , has been developed by modification of naftifine , a topical… Expand