Xylitol

Known as: Xylitol [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A five-carbon sugar alcohol derived from XYLOSE by reduction of the carbonyl group. It is as sweet as sucrose and used as a noncariogenic sweetener.
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Two heterologous pathways have been used to construct recombinant xylose-fermenting Saccharomyces cerevisiae strains… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Xylitol is promoted in caries-preventive strategies, yet its effective dose range is unclear. This study determined the dose… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The range of value-added chemicals produced by Escherichia coli from simple sugars has been expanded to include xylitol. This was… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Pichia stipitis NAD(+)-dependent xylitol dehydrogenase (XDH), a medium-chain dehydrogenase/reductase, is one of the key enzymes… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We have performed a comparative study of xylose utilization in Saccharomyces cerevisiae transformants expressing two key enzymes… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Candida mogii ATCC 18364 was selected for a xylitol producer ( Y P/s = 0.62 g/g) from 11 strains of o-xylose utilizing yeasts… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Xylitol is effective as a non-cariogenic sugar substitute. Habitual xylitol consumption appears to select for mutans streptococci… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Studies have shown that prevention of mutans streptococci (MS) colonization in early childhood can lead to prevention of dental… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVE To examine whether xylitol, which reduces the growth of Streptococcus pneumoniae, might have clinical importance in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Dental caries is a pandemic infectious disease which can affect the quality of life and consumes considerable health care… (More)
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