ceramide


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ceramide

[′ser·ə‚mīd]
(organic chemistry)
Any of a group of amides formed by linking a fatty acid to sphingosine.
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Ceramedx products contain an exclusive Riceramide-3 Complex, a plant-based ceramide technology that helps heal dryness, improve moisture retention and prevent flaking and irritation from recurring.
The effectiveness of oryza rice-bran ceramides was made clear in a three-week human study that applied either a rice-derived ceramide preparation or placebo to the skin of volunteers.
Furthermore, the regulation of ceramide homeostasis is a vital cellular function, especially used in cancer therapies [25].
Ceramide is a component of the stratum corneum of the epidermis layer of human skin.
Containing glucosylceramide as its active component to make it harder for moisture to escape from the skin,(2) Chocola BB Rich Ceramide is a product that you can drink to counter dry skin.
The word ceramide comes from the Latin cera (wax) and amide.
The researchers found the mice treated with myriocin (a known ceramide blocker) didn't gain weight or experience metabolic problems, regardless of their exposure to the smoke.
A) Representative photograph of epidermal lipids separated by HPTLC; the ceramide structures are named based on the sphingoid base (S, sphingosine; P, phytosphingosine; H, 6-hydroxysphingosine) and the /V-acyl fatty acid (A, [alpha]-hydroxy group; O, [C]-hydroxy group; E, acylated in the [C]-hydroxy position).
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The pharmacological and toxicological mechanisms of ethanol are considered to be related to the effects of ceramide.