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taurine biosynthetic process

Known as: taurine anabolism, taurine biosynthesis, taurine formation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of taurine (2-aminoethanesulfonic acid), a sulphur-containing amino acid derivative… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Both maternal and offspring-derived factors contribute to lifelong growth and bone mass accrual, although the specific role of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
PurposeSome researchers found decreased levels of plasma taurine in obese subjects and animals, and reduced expression of an… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
The human cysteine dioxygenase 1 (CDO1) gene is a non-heme structured, iron-containing metalloenzyme involved in the conversion… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The physiological roles of taurine, a product of cysteine degradation and one of the most abundant amino acids in the body… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Taurine is the most abundant free amino acid in the body and is synthesized in mammals by 2 pathways. Taurine is synthesized… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Summary.This study was conducted to investigate taurine deficiency and the ability of taurine biosynthesis in both juvenile… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Taurine is a semi-essential amino acid and is not incorporated into proteins. In mammalian tissues, taurine is ubiquitous and is… Expand
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2001
2001
Taurine is thought to be an osmolyte in the kidney medulla. We have investigated the gene expression of the taurine transporter… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
In this multinuclear NMR study myo-inositol is identified as a glia-specific marker for in vivo NMR studies. The unusually high… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Cats fed a purified diet containing purified casein as the source of protein develop retinal degeneration due to the lack of… Expand
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