methyl-beta-cyclodextrin

Known as: methyl beta-cyclodextrin, beta-methylcyclodextrin, Beta-methyl Cyclodextrin 
A molecular host acting as carrier. Beta-methyl cyclodextrin is part of a group of cyclic polysaccharides containing 6 to 8 glucose units in alpha-(1… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Niemann-Pick type C disease (NPC) is a lysosomal storage disorder causing accumulation of unesterified cholesterol in lysosomal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
L-type Ca(2+) channels play a critical role in regulating Ca(2+)-dependent signaling in cardiac myocytes, including excitation… (More)
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2004
2004
Upon binding to the poliovirus receptor (PVR), the poliovirus 160S particles undergo a conformational transition to generate 135S… (More)
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2004
2004
The cholesterol-depleting drug methyl-beta-cyclodextrin (Me-beta-CD) was tested for its effects on amphibian oocyte maturation… (More)
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2002
2002
The effect of cholesterol on rod outer segment disk membrane structure and rhodopsin activation was investigated. Disk membranes… (More)
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2002
2002
The dissolution rate of a drug into the biological environment can be enhanced by forming complexes with cyclodextrins and their… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Biochemical, epidemiological, and genetic findings demonstrate a link between cholesterol levels, processing of the amyloid… (More)
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2001
2001
Methyl-beta-cyclodextrin and filipin are cholesterol-binding reagents often used interchangeably to investigate functional… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The importance of cholesterol for endocytosis has been investigated in HEp-2 and other cell lines by using methyl-beta… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Sphingolipid microdomains are thought to result from the organization of plasma membrane sphingolipids and cholesterol into a… (More)
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