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docosanol

Known as: Docosan-1-ol, Behenyl alcohol, 1-Docosanol 
A saturated 22-carbon aliphatic alcohol with antiviral activity. Docosanol has a distinct mechanism of action and inhibits fusion between the plasma… Expand
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2017
2017
Production of chemicals and biofuels through microbial fermentation is an economical and sustainable alternative for traditional… Expand
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Carbon nanotube (CNT) possesses excellent properties as a drug carrier. To overcome the challenge of drug functionalization with… Expand
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2013
2013
PURPOSE We examined in vitro the evaporation-retarding effect of wax esters (WEs). The WEs resembled closely the most abundant WE… Expand
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Mature seeds of Arabidopsis thaliana and Brassica napus contain a complex mixture of aliphatic monomers derived from the non… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Recurrent herpes labialis is a painful and potentially disfiguring infection affecting an estimated 40 million people in the US… Expand
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Resveratrol (3,5,4'-trihydroxystilbene) is a natural component of certain foods, such as grapes, that has been shown to have anti… Expand
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2002
2002
Interactions between docosanol (n-docosanol, behenyl alcohol) and nucleoside or pyrophosphate analogs were investigated in vitro… Expand
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Recurrent herpes simplex labialis (HSL) occurs in 20% to 40% of the US population. Although the disease is self… Expand
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1998
1998
n-Docosanol-treated cells resist infection by a variety of lipid-enveloped viruses including the herpesviruses. Previous studies… Expand
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1991
1991
This article reports that 1-docosanol, a 22-carbon-long saturated alcohol, exerts a substantial inhibitory effect on replication… Expand
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