Functions, therapeutic applications, and synthesis of retinoids and carotenoids

Chem Rev. 2014 Jan 8;114(1):1-125. doi: 10.1021/cr400126u. Epub 2013 Nov 22.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Alzheimer Disease / drug therapy
  • Alzheimer Disease / prevention & control
  • Animals
  • Antioxidants / chemical synthesis
  • Antioxidants / therapeutic use
  • Antioxidants / toxicity
  • Apoptosis / drug effects
  • Carotenoids / biosynthesis
  • Carotenoids / metabolism*
  • Carotenoids / therapeutic use
  • Humans
  • Metabolic Diseases / drug therapy
  • Metabolic Diseases / prevention & control
  • Neoplasms / drug therapy
  • Neoplasms / prevention & control
  • Reactive Oxygen Species / chemistry
  • Reactive Oxygen Species / metabolism
  • Receptors, Cytoplasmic and Nuclear / chemistry
  • Receptors, Cytoplasmic and Nuclear / metabolism
  • Retinoids / chemical synthesis
  • Retinoids / metabolism*
  • Retinoids / therapeutic use
  • Tretinoin / chemistry
  • Tretinoin / therapeutic use
  • Vitamin A / chemistry
  • beta Carotene / chemistry

Substances

  • Antioxidants
  • Reactive Oxygen Species
  • Receptors, Cytoplasmic and Nuclear
  • Retinoids
  • beta Carotene
  • Vitamin A
  • Carotenoids
  • Tretinoin