stigmastanol

Known as: 24 alpha-ethyl-5alpha-choestan-3beta-ol, (3 beta,5 alpha)-stigmastan- 3-ol, sitostanol 
A steroid derivative characterized by the hydroxyl group in position C-3 of the steroid skeleton, and a saturated bond in position 5-6 of the B ring.
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Our objective was to measure the systemic absorption of lecithin-emulsified Delta(5)-phytosterols and phytostanols during test… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND Plant sterols are natural dietary components with serum cholesterol-lowering properties. The lowering of serum… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Dietary plant sterols (phytosterols) have been shown to lower plasma lipid concentrations in animals and humans… (More)
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1999
1999
Our aim was to investigate (1) whether different campestanol/sitostanol mixtures in margarine differ in reducing serum… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Objectives: To compare effects on plasma total-, LDL-, and HDL-cholesterol concentrations of margarines enriched with different… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Reduction of serum cholesterol decreases mortality in primary and especially in secondary prevention. We investigated… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Dietary plant sterols, especially sitostanol, reduce serum cholesterol by inhibiting cholesterol absorption. Soluble… (More)
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1995
1995
In familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) the lowering of serum cholesterol levels should be started in childhood in order to prevent… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Absorption of dietary cholesterol, campesterol, and sitosterol, cholesterol balance, and fecal excretion of plant sterols were… (More)
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1993
1993
BACKGROUND Lipid emulsions used for parenteral nutrition (PN) contain phytosterols. Our hypothesis was that these phytosterols… (More)
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