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presqualene pyrophosphate

Known as: presqualene diphosphate 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Squalene (SQ) is an intermediate in the biosynthesis of sterols in eukaryotes and a few bacteria and of hopanoids in bacteria… 
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Botryococcene biosynthesis is thought to resemble that of squalene, a metabolite essential for sterol metabolism in all… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
  • E. Oldfield
  • Accounts of chemical research
  • 2010
  • Corpus ID: 41729313
The isoprenoid biosynthesis pathways produce the largest class of small molecules in Nature: isoprenoids (also called terpenoids… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
“Head-to-head” terpene synthases catalyze the first committed steps in sterol and carotenoid biosynthesis: the condensation of… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
Acute inflammation in the lung is fundamentally important to host defence, but chronic or excessive inflammation leads to several… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
This paper presents a review on Botryococcus braunii, a cosmopolitan green colonial microalga characterised by a considerable… 
2002
2002
Squalene synthase (SQase) catalyzes two consecutive reactions in sterol biosynthesis. The first is the condensation of two… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Squalene synthase (SQase) catalyzes the condensation of two molecules of farnesyl diphosphate (FPP) to form presqualene… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
It is of wide interest to understand how opposing extracellular signals (positive or negative) are translated into intracellular… 
Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
Abstract The isolation and characterization of an intermediate between farnesyl pyrophosphate and squalene is described. This…