vitamin A metabolism

Known as: vitamin A metabolic process 
The chemical reactions and pathways involving any of the vitamin A compounds, retinol, retinal (retinaldehyde) and retinoic acid, all of which are… (More)
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2012
Review
2012
The chromophore of all known visual pigments consists of 11-cis-retinal (derived from either vitamin A1 or A2) or a hydroxylated… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Regulation of patterning and morphogenesis during embryonic development depends on tissue-specific signaling by retinoic acid (RA… (More)
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2003
Review
2003
Retinoids (vitamin A and its derivatives) play an essential role in many biological functions. However mammals are incapable of… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Advances in molecular biology and retinoic acid receptor research have significantly contributed to the understanding of the role… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The liver lobule is formed by parenchymal cells, i.e., hepatocytes and nonparenchymal cells. In contrast to hepatocytes that… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Mutation of RPE65 can cause severe blindness from birth or early childhood, and RPE65 protein is associated with retinal pigment… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Zinc status influences several aspects of vitamin A metabolism, including its absorption, transport, and utilization. Two common… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
The vitamin A derivative retinoic acid exerts its effects on transcription through two distinct classes of nuclear receptors, the… (More)
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1973
1973
Zinc is necessary to maintain normal concentrations of vitamin A in plasma. By using animals deficient in both zinc and vitamin A… (More)
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