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retinyl-palmitate esterase activity

Known as: retinyl-palmitate palmitohydrolase activity, retinyl ester hydrolase activity, retinyl palmitate hydrolyase activity 
Catalysis of the reaction: retinyl palmitate + H2O = retinol + palmitate + H+. [MetaCyc:RETINYL-PALMITATE-ESTERASE-RXN, RHEA:21511]
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2011
2011
In animals, exposure to metal pollution can induce oxidative stress via several mechanisms. This stress might then cause adverse… Expand
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2008
2008
A new hybrid, retinyl retinoate 1, was synthesized with a condensing reaction between retinol and retinoic acid to improve the… Expand
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2002
2002
Retinoids (vitamin A and derivatives) are of great commercial potential in cosmetics and pharmaceuticals such as skin care… Expand
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1996
1996
Vitamin A, all-trans-retinol, is metabolized to retinoic acid in vivo by a tightly controlled two-step conversion. Retinoic acid… Expand
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1994
1994
Retinol esterified with long-chain fatty acids is a common dietary source of vitamin A, that is hydrolyzed prior to absorption… Expand
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1992
1992
Retinol esterified with long-chain fatty acids is a common dietary source of vitamin A. Hydrolysis of these esters in the lumen… Expand
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1987
1987
The retinal epithelium plays an important role in the storage and metabolism of retinoids in the eye. Studies were conducted to… Expand
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1984
1984
Studies were conducted to explore relationships in rat liver between retinyl palmitate hydrolase activity and the hydrolytic… Expand
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1983
1983
A reversed-phase high-performance liquid chromatography system for the complete separation of naturally occurring retinyl fatty… Expand
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1979
1979
These studies report the hydrolysis of retinyl palmitate with liver homogenates and homogenate fractions from retinol-depleted… Expand
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