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vitamin E biosynthetic process

Known as: tocopherol biosynthesis, vitamin E anabolism, vitamin E synthesis 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of vitamin E, tocopherol, which includes a series of eight structurally similar… 
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
The engineering of complex metabolic pathways requires the concerted expression of multiple genes. In plastids (chloroplasts) of… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
We report the identification and characterization of a low tocopherol Arabidopsis thaliana mutant, vitamin E pathway gene5-1… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
The isoprenoid biosynthetic pathway provides intermediates for the synthesis of a multitude of natural products which serve… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
The fields of organelle biology and plant biotechnology have now been inter-related for a century. Plant organelles have… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Tocotrienols are the primary form of vitamin E in seeds of most monocot plants, including cereals such as rice and wheat. As… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Tocopherols are essential components of the human diet and are synthesized exclusively by photosynthetic organisms. These… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Tocopherols are amphipathic antioxidants synthesized exclusively by photosynthetic organisms. Tocopherol levels change… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Tocopherol (vitamin E) is a plant chloroplast lipid presumed to be involved in the response to oxidative stress. A tocopherol… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Tocopherols, synthesized by photosynthetic organisms, are micronutrients with antioxidant properties that play important roles in…