"Vitamin A" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Retinol and derivatives of retinol that play an essential role in metabolic functioning of the retina, the growth of and differentiation of epithelial tissue, the growth of bone, reproduction, and the immune response. Dietary vitamin A is derived from a variety of CAROTENOIDS found in plants. It is enriched in the liver, egg yolks, and the fat component of dairy products.
- 3,7-dimethyl-9-(2,6,6-trimethyl-1-cyclohexen-1-yl)-2,4,6,8-nonatetraen-1-ol, (all-E)-Isomer
- All Trans Retinol
- Vitamin A1
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Vitamin A" by people in Profiles.
Vitamins and Uterine Fibroids: Current Data on Pathophysiology and Possible Clinical Relevance. Int J Mol Sci. 2020 Aug 01; 21(15).
Mechanism underlying the suppressor activity of retinoic acid on IL4-induced IgE synthesis and its physiological implication. Cell Immunol. 2017 Dec; 322:49-55.
Alterations of Hepatic Metabolism in Chronic Kidney Disease via D-box-binding Protein Aggravate the Renal Dysfunction. J Biol Chem. 2016 Mar 04; 291(10):4913-27.
Effect of dietary vitamin E and prey supplementation on semen quality in male black-footed ferrets (Mustela nigripes). Theriogenology. 2015 Jul 15; 84(2):217-25.
?-catenin promotes regulatory T-cell responses in tumors by inducing vitamin A metabolism in dendritic cells. Cancer Res. 2015 Feb 15; 75(4):656-665.
Assessment of the effect of esterified propoxylated glycerol (EPG) on the status of fat-soluble vitamins and select water-soluble nutrients following dietary administration to humans for 8 weeks. Regul Toxicol Pharmacol. 2014 Dec; 70 Suppl 2:S143-57.
Serum amyloid A proteins take retinol for a ride. Trends Immunol. 2014 Nov; 35(11):505-6.
Medically reversible limbal stem cell disease: clinical features and management strategies. Ophthalmology. 2014 Oct; 121(10):2053-8.
Trans sodium crocetinate: functional neuroimaging studies in a hypoxic brain tumor. J Neurosurg. 2011 Oct; 115(4):749-53.
Protective effects of B vitamins and antioxidants on the risk of arsenic-related skin lesions in Bangladesh. Environ Health Perspect. 2008 Aug; 116(8):1056-62.