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sphingomyelin biosynthetic process

Known as: sphingomyelin synthesis, sphingomyelin formation, sphingomyelin anabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of sphingomyelin, N-acyl-4-sphingenyl-1-O-phosphorylcholine. [ISBN:0198506732]
National Institutes of Health

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2012
2012
Oxysterol-binding protein (OSBP) is involved in endoplasmic reticulum (ER)-Golgi sterol transport, but how its activity is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Plasma sphingomyelin (SM) has been suggested as a risk factor for coronary heart disease independent of cholesterol levels. A… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Background—In clinical studies, sphingomyelin (SM) plasma levels correlated with the occurrence of coronary heart disease… Expand
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
We recently reported that the marked decrease in cellular ceramide in primary astrocytes is an early event associated with the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Sphingomyelin (SM) and cholesterol content is positively correlated in cellular membranes, and in several pathological and… Expand
1998
1998
Plasma membrane sphingomyelin (SM) is known to affect the cellular distribution of cholesterol. The aim of this work was to… Expand
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
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  • Journal of lipid research
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 31864119
In several experimental and pathological conditions the cellular concentrations of cholesterol and sphingomyelin (SM) change… Expand
1992
1992
Studies on sphingomyelin metabolism in rat hepatocytes were facilitated by the use of choline-deficient cells which allowed for… Expand
Review
1990
Review
1990
Sphingomyelin is found in plasma membranes and related organelles (such as endocytic vesicles and lysosomes) of all tissues, as… Expand
1980
1980
Glucocorticoid treatment had a variety of effects on lipid composition of HeLa S3G (HeLa 65) cells. Total cellular cholesterol… Expand