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Cholic Acid

"Cholic Acid" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A major primary bile acid produced in the liver and usually conjugated with glycine or taurine. It facilitates fat absorption and cholesterol excretion.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Cholic Acid" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Cholic Acid" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 26 publications over 21 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 1995 and 1999 and 2003 and 2004 and 2013
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.