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Possible Interaction: Alanine and Curcumin



Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

This study demonstrated that alanine modification of FDA-approved PF-127 affects copolymer nanoassembly and has a profound impact on curcumin loading and possibly on other hydrophobic drugs as well.
Journal of biomaterials science. Polymer edition  •  2014  |  View Paper
Furthermore, mutation of these residues to alanines promoted channel opening by curcumin in an ATP-dependent manner even in the absence of PKA.
The Journal of biological chemistry  •  2011  |  View Paper
Curcumin , diferuloyl methane found in the spice turmeric, has the potential to increase the formation of DHA from ALA by activating the enzymes FADS2 and elongase 2.
Prostaglandins, leukotrienes, and essential fatty acids  •  2017  |  View Paper
We report that curcumin enhances the synthesis of DHA from its precursor, α-linolenic acid (C18:3 n-3; ALA ) and elevates levels of enzymes involved in the synthesis of DHA such as FADS2 and elongase 2 in both liver and brain tissues.
Biochimica et biophysica acta  •  2015  |  View Paper