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Sterols

Known as: Sterols [Chemical/Ingredient], sterol 
Steroids with a hydroxyl group at C-3 and most of the skeleton of cholestane. Additional carbon atoms may be present in the side chain. (IUPAC… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
In plants, sterols are found in free form (free sterols, FSs) and conjugated as steryl esters (SEs), steryl glycosides (SGs) and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Background: The fungus Aspergillus fumigatus causes human diseases that are treated with CYP51 azole inhibitors. Results: We… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Background: The effect of the wide variety of plant lipids on membrane organization is still poorly understood. Results: The… Expand
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2012
2012
A new polyoxygenated sterol, sterolic acid (1), three new breviane spiroditerpenoids, breviones I–K (2–4), and the known… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
The term neurosteroid was coined by Baulieu and colleagues in Paris towards the end of the last century to describe steroids… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Objective—Hypercholesterolemia is a major risk factor for coronary artery disease. Therapeutic lifestyle changes include dietary… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Objective — In this randomized double-blind placebo-controlled cross-over study the effects of spreads enriched with plant… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
In vivo regulation of hepatic sterol metabolism was examined in the rat. Sodium cholate markedly suppressed hepatic 7 alpha… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Twenty-two patients with symptomatic diverticular disease of the colon were randomly allocated to control and high-fibre groups… Expand
Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Sterol-balance studies were performed in 10 control subjects, 10 normolipidemic obese patients, and 10 hypertriglyceridemic (type… Expand
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