Volume 31, Issue 5 p. 453-487
Review

Review of progress in sterol oxidations: 1987–1995

Leland L. Smith

Leland L. Smith

University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University, Gail Borden Bldg. 4.468, Galveston, Texas, 77555-0653

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First published: 01 May 1996
Citations: 197
Address correspondence at 301 University, Gail Borden Bldg. 4.468, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555-0653.

Abstract

Material dealing with the chemistry, biochemistry, and biological activities of oxysterols is reviewed for the period 1987–1995. Particular attention is paid to the presence of oxysterols in tissues and foods and to their physiological relevance.