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thymidine catabolic process

Known as: thymidine breakdown, thymidine catabolism, deoxyribosylthymine catabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of thymidine, deoxyribosylthymine thymine 2-deoxyriboside, a deoxynucleoside very… Expand
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2017
2017
Thymidine phosphorylase (TP), a rate-limiting enzyme in thymidine catabolism, plays a pivotal role in tumor progression; however… Expand
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2009
2009
  • Hyeon Cheol Lee, Jin Ha Kim, Jin Sook Kim, W. Jang, Sang Yong Kim
  • Applied and Environmental Microbiology
  • 2009
  • Corpus ID: 8326676
ABSTRACT Thymidine is an important precursor in the production of various antiviral drugs, including azidothymidine for the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Thymidine phosphorylase (TP) (E.C. 2.4.2.4), also known as platelet-derived endothelial cell growth factor, is a potent… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
UNLABELLED 2-[11C]thymidine has been tested as a PET tracer of cellular proliferation. We have previously described a model of… Expand
1993
1993
Liver cell proliferation is a complex process that can be affected by a large number of factors such as bile acids, which have… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
3'-Azido-3'-deoxythymidine (AZT) is HIV-inhibitory in human macrophages, which is surprising in view of the low AZT… Expand
1989
1989
The behavior of the activities of thymidine metabolizing enzymes, dihydrothymine dehydrogenase (EC 1.3.1.2) and thymidine… Expand
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1988
1988
The enzyme thymidine phosphorylase (thymidine: orthophosphate deoxyribosyltransferase, EC 2.4.2.4), which plays a crucial role in… Expand
1982
1982
Intact platelets catabolize extracellular thymidine into thymine. Studies of the concentration dependent degradation of thymidine… Expand
Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
The biochemical strategy of the mammalian genome was examined as expressed in thymidine metabolism and in uridylate and CTP… Expand