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Nobuyuki Kasai et al.
Journal of biochemistry, 132(5), 819-828 (2002-11-06)
Previously, we reported the three-dimensional molecular interactions of nervonic acid (NA) with mammalian DNA polymerase beta (pol beta) [Mizushina et al. (1998) J. Biol. Chem. 274, 25599-25607]. By three-dimensional structural model analysis and comparison with the spatial positioning of specific
Peroxisomal fatty acid oxidation and cellular redox.
Inderjit Singh
Methods in enzymology, 352, 361-372 (2002-07-20)
M Laasonen et al.
Prostaglandins, leukotrienes, and essential fatty acids, 74(4), 263-270 (2006-03-21)
We investigated the relation between a biological factor (fatty acids, FA) and a cognitive processing speed factor (temporal processing acuity, TPA) that are both suggested to relate to neuronal and cognitive functioning. Blood samples of 49 ten-year-old children with oral
Decreased nervonic acid levels in erythrocyte membranes predict psychosis in help-seeking ultra-high-risk individuals.
G P Amminger et al.
Molecular psychiatry, 17(12), 1150-1152 (2011-12-21)
Oswald Quehenberger et al.
Journal of lipid research, 51(11), 3299-3305 (2010-07-31)
The focus of the present study was to define the human plasma lipidome and to establish novel analytical methodologies to quantify the large spectrum of plasma lipids. Partial lipid analysis is now a regular part of every patient's blood test
Martin Karlsson et al.
Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.), 14(11), 1931-1939 (2006-12-01)
Fatty acid (FA) composition has a role in adipogenesis. The objective was to study serum phospholipid (PL) FAs in adolescents and their relation to abdominal adipose tissue (AT) compartments and metabolic markers. Abdominal AT was measured by magnetic resonance imaging
Gregory C Shearer et al.
Journal of renal nutrition : the official journal of the Council on Renal Nutrition of the National Kidney Foundation, 22(2), 277-283 (2011-07-22)
Although the value of red blood cell fatty acids (FAs) in estimating risk for acute coronary syndrome in the general population is evident, the value of FAs in chronic kidney disease (CKD) is unknown. Here, we provide a pilot analysis
Developmental diet regulates Drosophila lifespan via lipid autotoxins
Stefana MI, et al.
Nature Communications, 8(1), 1384-1384 (2017)
Catalase in microsporidian spores before and during discharge.
Earl Weidner et al.
The Biological bulletin, 205(2), 236-237 (2003-10-30)
B Singh et al.
Phytotherapy research : PTR, 20(10), 831-839 (2006-07-15)
The bioassay guided fractionation of the dried aerial part of Indigofera tinctoria Linn. led to the identification of an active fraction labelled as indigotin. On further chemical analysis, a compound isolated from indigotin was identified and characterized as trans-tetracos-15-enoic acid
L Zhou et al.
Se pu = Chinese journal of chromatography, 17(3), 306-307 (2003-01-29)
A method for determination of nervonic acid in oral tonic has been developed by gas chromatography. The samples were derivatized by BF3-CH3OH. Dinonyl phthalate was used as the internal standard. The calibration curve was linear over a range from 0.3
Yunbao Liu et al.
Journal of natural products, 73(7), 1193-1195 (2010-06-23)
Antioxidants scavenge free radicals, singlet oxygen, and electrons in cellular redox reactions. The yellow MTT [3-(4,5-dimethylthiazole-2-yl)-2,5-diphenyltetrazolium bromide] is reduced to a purple formazan by mitochondrial enzymes. NADPH is the basis of established in vitro cell viability assays. An antioxidant assay
Aleix Sala-Vila et al.
The Journal of nutrition, 134(4), 868-873 (2004-03-31)
Supplementation of formulas for full-term infants with long-chain (LC) PUFA [arachidonic acid (AA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA)] at levels resembling human milk is recommended because they provide biochemical and functional benefits to the neonate. The objective of this work was
Giuseppe Impallomeni et al.
International journal of biological macromolecules, 48(1), 137-145 (2010-11-03)
Pseudomonas aeruginosa produced medium chain length poly(3-hydroxyalkanoates) (mcl-PHAs) when grown on substrates containing very long chain fatty acids (VLCFA, C>20). Looking for low cost carbon sources, we tested Brassica carinata oil (erucic acid content 35-48%) as an intact triglyceride containing
Todd E Fox et al.
Journal of lipid research, 52(3), 509-517 (2010-11-12)
Alterations in lipid metabolism may contribute to diabetic complications. Sphingolipids are essential components of cell membranes and have essential roles in homeostasis and in the initiation and progression of disease. However, the role of sphingolipids in type 1 diabetes remains
William J Bettger et al.
The Journal of nutritional biochemistry, 14(3), 160-165 (2003-05-14)
Three experiments were designed to investigate the metabolism of dietary nervonic acid (24:1n-9, NA) during reproduction in the rat. The first experiment determined the effect of early development on the sphingomyelin (SM) composition of rat heart and liver tissues. Rats
Yiming Guo et al.
Plant molecular biology, 69(5), 565-575 (2008-12-17)
Nervonic acid is a Very Long-Chain Monounsaturated Fatty Acid (VLCMFA), 24:1 Delta15 (cis-tetracos-15-enoic acid) found in the seed oils of Lunaria annua, borage, hemp, Acer (Purpleblow maple) and Tropaeolum speciosum (Flame flower). However, of these, only the "money plant" (Lunaria
Dong Chang et al.
Journal of the American College of Nutrition, 33(5), 406-411 (2014-08-01)
To evaluate and compare the levels of free fatty acids between senile cataract patients and normal controls. Fifty consecutive patients with newly diagnosed senile cataract and 50 age- and gender-matched controls were evaluated. Subjects/patients were randomized according to selection criteria.
Ann M Findley et al.
Folia parasitologica, 52(1-2), 111-117 (2005-07-12)
Microsporidia constitute a large group of obligate intracellular protozoan parasites that inject themselves into host cells via the extrusion apparatus of the infective spore stage. Although the injection process is poorly understood, its energy source is thought to reside in
Nobuyuki Kasai et al.
The FEBS journal, 272(17), 4349-4361 (2005-09-01)
We have previously reported that sulfoquinovosylmonoacylglycerol (SQMG) is a potent inhibitor of mammalian DNA polymerases. DNA polymerase beta (pol beta) is one of the most important enzymes protecting the cell against DNA damage by base excision repair. In this study
Arja T Erkkilä et al.
The Journal of craniofacial surgery, 16(5), 764-769 (2005-09-30)
The fatty acid profiles of serum lipids were examined in 53 ten-year-old cleft children. The children presented with different cleft types (cleft lip, cleft lip and palate, isolated cleft palate and submucuous cleft palate) and were recruited from the Finnish
Aurore Vluggens et al.
Laboratory investigation; a journal of technical methods and pathology, 90(5), 696-708 (2010-03-03)
Disruption of the peroxisomal acyl-CoA oxidase 1 (Acox1) gene in the mouse results in the development of severe microvesicular hepatic steatosis and sustained activation of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-alpha (PPARalpha). These mice manifest spontaneous massive peroxisome proliferation in regenerating hepatocytes and
Kyoko Tanaka et al.
Brain & development, 29(9), 586-589 (2007-04-10)
We treated a girl with Zellweger syndrome using a special infant formula supplemented with middle chain triglyceride (MCT) milk, docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), Lorenzo's oil, and Lunaria oil, which is rich in nervonic acid (C24:1). We examined the fatty acid contents
Marie-Elisabeth Agazzi et al.
Analytical and bioanalytical chemistry, 376(3), 360-365 (2003-05-07)
An improved extraction and clean-up method for determination of brain-specific fatty acids, in particular lignoceric acid (C24:0) and the cis/ trans isomers of nervonic acid (15 c-t C24:1), in meat products has been developed. The method is based on isolation
Shizuka Murakami et al.
Biochemical and biophysical research communications, 350(1), 7-16 (2006-09-26)
We previously reported the mode of inhibition of DNA polymerase beta (pol. beta) by long chain fatty acids and a bile acid, involving binding analyses to the N-terminal 8-kDa DNA binding domain. Here we describe a site-directed mutational analysis in
Y Mizushina et al.
Journal of molecular biology, 304(3), 385-395 (2000-11-25)
Unsaturated long-chain fatty acids selectively bind to the DNA binding sites of DNA polymerase beta and DNA topoisomerase II, and inhibit their activities, although the amino acid sequences of these enzymes are markedly different from each other. Computer modeling analysis
Madhavi V Dhobale et al.
Prostaglandins, leukotrienes, and essential fatty acids, 85(3-4), 149-153 (2011-08-06)
Reports suggest that the placenta in preterm birth may provide clues to predicting the risk of individuals developing chronic diseases in later life. Placental delivery of long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPUFA) (constituents of the cell membrane and precursors of
Eiji Oda et al.
International heart journal, 46(6), 975-985 (2006-01-06)
Relative increases in unsaturated fatty acids (USFA) in the diet are considered to exert beneficial effects on coronary risk factors (CRF). However, detailed analysis of the relationships between serum USFA and CRF are scanty and there is no report of
S Snigdha et al.
Neuroscience, 202, 326-333 (2011-12-21)
Despite several recent studies suggesting that dysregulation of brain lipid metabolism might contribute to the mechanisms of aging and Alzheimer's disease (AD), lipid metabolism has not been evaluated extensively in the aging brain. Here, we use a lipidomic approach to
David S Wishart et al.
Nucleic acids research, 37(Database issue), D603-D610 (2008-10-28)
The Human Metabolome Database (HMDB, is a richly annotated resource that is designed to address the broad needs of biochemists, clinical chemists, physicians, medical geneticists, nutritionists and members of the metabolomics community. Since its first release in 2007, the
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