sterol metabolic process

Known as: sterol metabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways involving sterols, steroids with one or more hydroxyl groups and a hydrocarbon side-chain in the molecule. [ISBN… (More)
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1956-2017
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Cholesterol is essential for membrane synthesis; however, the mechanisms that link cellular lipid metabolism to proliferation are… (More)
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2007
2007
Multi-drug combinations are vital in modern medicine (Keith et al, 2005; Fitzgerald et al, 2006). Such drug combinations can also… (More)
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2006
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2006
Although Smith-Lemli-Opitz Syndrome (SLOS), a genetic condition of impaired cholesterol biosynthesis, is associated with autism… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND Myopathy, probably caused by 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme A reductase inhibition in skeletal muscle, rarely… (More)
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2005
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2005
Typically, autosomal dominant familial hypercholesterolaemia (FH) is caused by mutations in the low density lipoprotein (LDL… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Members of the family of ABC transporters are involved in different processes of sterol metabolism, and ABCA1… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND Cholesterol metabolic studies are simplified in colectomized patients because of rapid intestinal passage and reduced… (More)
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2000
2000
Role of enterohepatic cholesterol metabolism in obesity-induced increase of cholesterol synthesis was studied in healthy lean… (More)
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1996
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1996
Past experiments and current paradigms of cholesterol homeostasis suggest that cholesterol 7alpha-hydroxylase plays a crucial… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Organelles of the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae were isolated and analyzed for sterol composition and the activity of three… (More)
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