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fatty

1. containing, consisting of, or derived from fat
2. (esp of tissues, organs, etc.) characterized by the excessive accumulation of fat
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Molecular cloning of the mammalian fatty acid synthase gene and identification of the promoter region.
Expression of fatty acid synthase (FAS) as a predictor of recurrence in stage I breast carcinoma patients.
Fatty acid synthase and DGAT2 are the key enzymes related to lipid synthesis.
Because the mice were resistant to obesity, it appears that fatty acid synthase may control a switch between white fat and brown fat.
Fatty acid synthase as a potential therapeutic target in cancer.
Oku et al (28) reported CLA as an inhibitor of fatty acid synthase (FAS) in rat hepatocytes cultured in vitro.
The expression of p21, fatty acid synthase, and cleaved caspase-3 was not significantly different between atypical and benign GCTs.
The synthesis of fatty acids is carried out in the chloroplast and other plastids, where fatty acid synthase sequentially condenses two-carbon units into C16 and C18 fatty acyl chains.
In particular, fatty acid synthase (FASN), which is abundantly expressed in adipose tissue, is a complex homodimeric enzyme that regulates the biosynthesis of long-chain fatty acids [6].
In addition hepatic fatty acid synthase and sterol regulatory element-binding transcription factor 1c mRNA expressions in the 40 mg/kg and 50mg/kg PS treatments were found to be lower (Pless than 0.
Moreover IUGR pigs exhibited greater intramuscular fat (IMF) content yellowness (b) Warner-Bratzler shear force and activity levels of fatty acid synthase (FAS) compared to NBW pigs.

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