lauric acid

Known as: Dodecanoic Acid, Fatty Acid 12:0 
A saturated medium-chain fatty acid with a 12-carbon backbone. Lauric acid is found naturally in various plant and animal fats and oils, and is a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The strong bactericidal properties of lauric acid (C12:0), a middle chain-free fatty acid commonly found in natural products… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
CYP703 is a cytochrome P450 family specific to land plants. Typically, each plant species contains a single CYP703. Arabidopsis… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Toll-like receptor 4 (TLR4) and TLR2 agonists from bacterial origin require acylated saturated fatty acids in their molecules… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The effects of dietary fats on the risk of coronary artery disease (CAD) have traditionally been estimated from their… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Human subjects consuming fish oil showed a significant suppression of cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) expression in blood monocytes when… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Toll-like receptor-4 (TLR4) can be activated by nonbacterial agonists, including saturated fatty acids. However, downstream… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The effect of fats high in individual, prevalent saturated dietary fatty acids on lipoproteins and hemostatic variables in young… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The effects of lauric acid (C12:0) on plasma lipids and lipoproteins were compared with the effects of palmitic acid (C16:0) and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The oxidation rates of lauric, myristic, palmitic, stearic, oleic, alpha-linolenic, linoleic, kappa-linolenic, dihomo-gamma… (More)
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
The structural relationships of 30 straight-chain fatty acids and derivatives and their bactericidal properties were studied with… (More)
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