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ceramide metabolic process

Known as: ceramide metabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways involving ceramides, any N-acylated sphingoid. [ISBN:0198547684]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Major depression is a highly prevalent severe mood disorder that is treated with antidepressants. The molecular targets of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Neurodegeneration with brain iron accumulation (NBIA) represents a distinctive phenotype of neurodegenerative disease for which… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Sphingolipids, which include ceramides and sphingosine, are essential structural components of cell membranes that also have… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Recent studies by our group and others have disclosed the presence of ceramides in mitochondria, and the activities of ceramide… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Ceramide, generated by the action of acid sphingomyelinase (ASM), has emerged as a biochemical mediator of stimuli as diverse as… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The stratum corneum of the skin of patients with atopic dermatitis is highly susceptible to colonization by various bacteria… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Ceramide is an important cellular lipid involved in signal transduction and the biosynthesis of complex sphingolipids. It can be… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Recently, a novel enzyme, 1-O-acylceramide synthase (ACS), was purified and characterized from bovine brain. This enzyme has both… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND We previously reported that N-(4-hydroxyphenyl)retinamide (4-HPR, fenretinide) treatment caused large increases of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
We have examined the mechanism of the inhibition of cholesterol synthesis in cells treated with exogenous sphingomyelinase… Expand
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