Advances in Lipid Research: v. 24

Advances in Lipid Research: v. 24

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This volume deals with skin lipids, emphasizing the epidermis as a dynamic, highly active lipid synthetic factory, the role of the epidermal lipids in barrier function, percutaneous absorption, desquamation and proliferation/differentiation.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 341 pages
  • 165.1 x 230 x 19.05mm | 654g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 0120249243
  • 9780120249244

Table of contents

Structural and lipid biochemical correlates of the epidermal permeability barrier, P.M. Elias and G.K.Menon; the biochemistry and function of stratum corneum lipids, N.Y.Schurer and P.M. Elias; the regulation and role of epidermal lipid synthesis, K.R.Feingold; lipid metabolism in cultured keratinocytes, M.Ponec; lipid modulators of epidermal proliferation and differentiation, W.M.Holleran; x-ray diffraction and electron paramagnetic resonance spectroscopy of mammalian stratum corneum lipid domains, S.Y.E.Hou; S.J. Rehfeld and W.Z.Plachy; strategies to enhance permeability via stratum corneum lipid pathways, R.O.Otts, V.H.W.Mak; R.H.Guy and M.L. Francoeur; lipids in normal and pathological desquamation, M.L.Williams; chemistry and function of mammalian sebaceaous lipids, M.E.Stewart and D.T.Downing; integumental lipids of plants and animals - comparative function and biochemistry, N.F.Hadley; epidermal vitamin D metabolism, function and regulation, S.Pillai and D.D. Bikle.
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