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Stearic acid

Known as: stearic acid [Chemical/Ingredient], Octadecanoic Acid, Fatty Acid 18:0 
A saturated long-chain fatty acid with an 18-carbon backbone. Stearic acid is found in various animal and plant fats, and is a major component of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Nanostuctured lipid carriers (NLC) based on mixture of solid lipids with spatially incompatible liquid lipids are a new type of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The effects of dietary fats on the risk of coronary artery disease (CAD) have traditionally been estimated from their… 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
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The activation of defense genes in tomato plants has been shown to be mediated by an octadecanoic acid-based signaling pathway in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
In the present study we used regression analyses to evaluate the effects of stearic acid (18:0) on total cholesterol (TC), low… Expand
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Review
1994
Review
1994
  • S M Grundy
  • The American journal of clinical nutrition
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 3862529
Stearic acid is a long-chain saturated fatty acid. However, in contrast with other saturated fatty acids, stearic acid apparently… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The objective of this study was to compare the effects of linoleic acid (cis,cis-C18:2(n-6)) and its hydrogenation products… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
We studied the metabolic effects of stearic acid (18:0) on plasma lipoprotein levels in 11 subjects during three dietary periods… Expand
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Review
1986
Review
1986
Campylobacter pyloridis is a spiral bacterium which was seen by histopathologists several years before it was cultured in 1982 in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
The linearity of the detection system including the attenuator will directly affect the accuracy of 0 and should be considered… Expand
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