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… (More)

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1987-2017
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2014
2014
Protein profiles of inner (IE) and outer (OE) chloroplast envelope membrane preparations from pea were studied using shotgun nLC… (More)
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2010
2010
The light-harvesting chlorophyll-binding (LHC) proteins are major constituents of eukaryotic photosynthetic machinery. In plants… (More)
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2008
2008
Tocopherols are essential micronutrients for humans and animals, with several beneficial effects in plants. Among cereals, only… (More)
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2007
2007
Plastoquinone plays critical roles in photosynthesis, chlororespiration and carotenoid biosynthesis. The previously isolated pds2… (More)
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2006
2006
We report the identification and characterization of a low tocopherol Arabidopsis thaliana mutant, vitamin E pathway gene5-1… (More)
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2003
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2003
Tocotrienols are the primary form of vitamin E in seeds of most monocot plants, including cereals such as rice and wheat. As… (More)
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2003
2003
Tocopherols are essential components of the human diet and are synthesized exclusively by photosynthetic organisms. These… (More)
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2002
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2002
Tocopherol (vitamin E) is a plant chloroplast lipid presumed to be involved in the response to oxidative stress. A tocopherol… (More)
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2002
2002
Tocopherols, synthesized by photosynthetic organisms, are micronutrients with antioxidant properties that play important roles in… (More)
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2002
2002
The expression of the gene coding for the carotenogenic enzyme phytoene synthase is highly regulated. To study this, its promoter… (More)
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