retinyl palmitate

retinyl palmitate
ret·i·nyl palmitate 'ret-ən-əl- n a light yellow to red oil C36H60O2 that is a derivative of vitamin A and is about half as potent called also retinol palmitate

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  • Retinyl palmitate — chembox new ImageFile=Retinyl palmitate.png ImageSize=200px IUPACName= [(2 E ,4 E ,6 E ,8 E ) 3,7 Dimethyl 9 (2,6,6 trimethyl 1 cyclohexenyl)nona 2,4,6,8 tetraenyl] hexadecanoate OtherNames=Retinol palmitate Section1=Chembox Identifiers CASNo=79… …   Wikipedia

  • Retinyl-palmitate esterase — In enzymology, a retinyl palmitate esterase (EC number|3.1.1.21) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction:retinyl palmitate + H2O ightleftharpoons retinol + palmitateThus, the two substrates of this enzyme are retinyl palmitate and H2O,… …   Wikipedia

  • retinyl-palmitate esterase — ret·i·nyl pal·mi·tate es·ter·ase (retґĭ nəl palґmĭ tāt esґtər ās) [EC 3.1.1.21] an enzyme of the hydrolase class that catalyzes the cleavage of palmitic acid from the corresponding retinyl ester to form the free… …   Medical dictionary

  • retinyl palmitate — A drug that is being studied in the prevention of cancer. It belongs to the family of drugs called retinoids …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • 11-cis-retinyl-palmitate hydrolase — In enzymology, a 11 cis retinyl palmitate hydrolase (EC number|3.1.1.63) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction:11 cis retinyl palmitate + H2O ightleftharpoons 11 cis retinol + palmitateThus, the two substrates of this enzyme are 11… …   Wikipedia

  • All-trans-retinyl-palmitate hydrolase — In enzymology, an all trans retinyl palmitate hydrolase (EC number|3.1.1.64) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction:all trans retinyl palmitate + H2O ightleftharpoons all trans retinol + palmitateThus, the two substrates of this enzyme …   Wikipedia

  • retinol palmitate — n RETINYL PALMITATE …   Medical dictionary

  • Vitamin A deficiency — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = Retinol DiseasesDB = 13902 ICD10 = E50.9 ICD9 = ICD9|264.9 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = med eMedicineTopic = 2381 MeshID = D014802 Vitamin A deficiency is common in developing countries but …   Wikipedia

  • Vitamin A — Systematic (IUPAC) name (2E,4E,6E,8E) 3,7 Dimethyl …   Wikipedia

  • List of EC numbers (EC 3) — This list contains a list of EC numbers for the third group, EC 3, hydrolases, placed in numerical order as determined by the Nomenclature Committee of the International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.EC 3.1: Acting on Ester BondsEC… …   Wikipedia

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