"Sterols" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Steroids with a hydroxyl group at C-3 and most of the skeleton of cholestane. Additional carbon atoms may be present in the side chain. (IUPAC Steroid Nomenclature, 1987)
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Sterols" by people in Profiles.
A basic model for the association of ligands with membrane cholesterol: application to cytolysin binding. J Lipid Res. 2023 Apr; 64(4):100344.
A basic model for cell cholesterol homeostasis. Traffic. 2021 12; 22(12):471-481.
Active cholesterol 20?years on. Traffic. 2020 11; 21(11):662-674.
The Effect of Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin Type 9 Inhibition on Sterol Absorption Markers in a Cohort of Real-World Patients. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther. 2019 01; 24(1):54-61.
TOR complex 2-regulated protein kinase Ypk1 controls sterol distribution by inhibiting StARkin domain-containing proteins located at plasma membrane-endoplasmic reticulum contact sites. Mol Biol Cell. 2018 08 15; 29(17):2128-2136.
Blockade of Androgen Markers Using a Novel Betasitosterol, Thioctic Acid and Carnitine-containing Compound in Prostate and Hair Follicle Cell-based Assays. Phytother Res. 2016 Jun; 30(6):1016-20.
Inhibition of intestinal cholesterol absorption with ezetimibe increases components of reverse cholesterol transport in humans. Atherosclerosis. 2013 Oct; 230(2):322-9.
The role of oxysterols in control of endothelial stiffness. J Lipid Res. 2012 Jul; 53(7):1348-58.
A novel X-linked multiple congenital anomaly syndrome associated with an EBP mutation. Am J Med Genet A. 2010 Nov; 152A(11):2838-44.
Comparison of the effects of maximal dose atorvastatin and rosuvastatin therapy on cholesterol synthesis and absorption markers. J Lipid Res. 2009 Apr; 50(4):730-9.