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PPAR alpha

"PPAR alpha" 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 nuclear transcription factor. Heterodimerization with RETINOID X RECEPTOR GAMMA is important to metabolism of LIPIDS. It is the target of FIBRATES to control HYPERLIPIDEMIAS.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "PPAR alpha" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "PPAR alpha" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 181 publications over 16 distinct years, with a maximum of 19 publications in 2007
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