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retinol O-fatty-acyltransferase activity

Known as: acyl-CoA:retinol O-acyltransferase activity, retinol acyltransferase activity, retinol fatty-acyltransferase activity 
Catalysis of the reaction: acyl-CoA + retinol = CoA + retinyl ester. [EC:2.3.1.76, MetaCyc:RETINOL-O-FATTY-ACYLTRANSFERASE-RXN]
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
In vertebrate retinal photoreceptors, the absorption of light by rhodopsin leads to photoisomerization of 11-cis-retinal to its… 
1995
1995
The cells that surround and support the seminiferous epithelium of the tubules in the testis, i.e., the peritubular or myoid… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The activity of the hepatic enzyme lecithin: retinol acyltransferase (LRAT), thought to catalyze the esterification of retinol… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
1990
1990
Previous studies have shown that rats treated with 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD) show signs of toxicity that are… 
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
1987
1987
In an attempt to characterize the enzyme(s) responsible for retinol esterification in hairless mouse epidermis, various… 
1983
1983
The mechanism of the intestinal esterification of retinol has been obscure. Recently, an acyl-Coenzyme A (CoA):retinol…