octanoic acid

Known as: Caprylic Acid, Fatty Acid 8:0 
A saturated medium-chain fatty acid with an 8-carbon backbone. Octanoic acid is found naturally in the milk of various mammals and is a minor… (More)

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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The hypothalamus and other regions within the central nervous system (CNS) link the sensing of nutrients to the control of… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
We have identified the amphibian ghrelin from the stomach of the bullfrog. We also examined growth hormone (GH)-releasing… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE To measure gastric emptying in ventilated critically ill patients with a new noninvasive breath test. DESIGN Single… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Ghrelin, a novel peptide purified from stomach, is the endogenous ligand for the growth hormone secretagogue receptor and has… (More)
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this multicentre study was to assess the accuracy and reproducibility of the 13C-octanoic acid breath… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor alpha (PPARalpha) is a member of the nuclear receptor superfamily and mediates the… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
The nanoprecipitation technique for preparation of nanoparticles suffers the drawback of poor incorporation of water soluble… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND The aim of the present study was to develop a breath test for measuring gastric emptying rate of solids that would… (More)
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
A simple method is described for measuring rates of protein synthesis and degradation in isolated rat diaphragm. Muscles… (More)
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1969
Highly Cited
1969
 
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