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isoprenoid biosynthetic process

Known as: isoprenoid formation, isoprenoid synthesis, isoprenoid anabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of any isoprenoid compound, isoprene (2-methylbuta-1,3-diene) or compounds containing… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
In plants, the formation of isopentenyl diphosphate and dimethylallyl diphosphate, the central intermediates in the biosynthesis… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
In higher plants, two independent pathways are responsible for the biosynthesis of isopentenyl diphosphate and dimethylallyl… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
In plants, two pathways are utilized for the synthesis of isopentenyl diphosphate, the universal precursor for isoprenoid… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Plants synthesize an enormous variety of metabolites that can be classified into two groups based on their function: primary… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The initial step of the plastidic 2C-methyl-d-erythritol 4-phosphate (MEP) pathway that produces isopentenyl diphosphate is… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
A mevalonate-independent pathway of isoprenoid biosynthesis present in Plasmodium falciparum was shown to represent an effective… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
1 Isoprenoid biosynthesis 1.1 The mevalonate route to isopentenyl diphosphate 1.2 Isoprenoid biosynthesis in higher plants: some… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The mechanism by which platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF) regulates vascular smooth muscle cell (SMC) DNA synthesis is unknown… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Incorporation of 13C-labelled glucose, acetate, pyruvate or erythrose allowed the determination of the origin of the carbon atoms… Expand
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Review
1980
Review
1980
The availability of compactin (ML-236B), a potent competitive inhibitor of 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl Coenzyme A reductase, has… Expand
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