Z-protein

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Z-pro·tein

a fatty acid-binding protein that participates in the intracellular movement of fatty acids.

Z-pro·tein

(prō'tēn)
A fatty acid-binding protein that participates in the intracellular movement of fatty acids.
Synonym(s): fatty acid-binding protein.
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The QTL for C17:1, C18:1, C18:2, C20:4, MUFA, and PUFA maps to a region containing the fatty acid binding protein 3 (FABP3) gene on SSC6 [11].
Benzbromarone, an old uricosuric drug, inhibits human fatty acid binding protein 4 in vitro and lowers the blood glucose level in db/db mice.
The clinical data were collected for all the patients, and a blood sample was collected to detect the level of C-reactive protein (CRP) and intestinal fatty acid binding protein (IFABP), an investigation questionnaire of gastrointestinal symptom rating scale (GSRS) and self-rating anxiety scale (SAS) were carried out to evaluate the gastrointestinal function and anxiety status.
Study for the expression of adiponectin, fatty acid binding protein (FABP)4, stearoyl-CoA desaturase (SCD) genes and the methylation of SCD promoter in porcine muscle and fat tissues.
Objective: To determine the value of bedside heart-type fatty acid binding protein in diagnosis of cardiac syncope in patients presenting with syncope or presyncope.
It is based on the heart-type fatty acid binding protein (H-FABP), which can be used as biomarker for AMI.
The LBE treated cells showed a specific increase in expression of PPAR target gene expression, including fatty acid binding protein 4, fatty acid transport protein 4, CD36 molecule, pyruvate dehydrogenase kinase 4, liver X receptor alpha and lipogenic stearoyl-CoA desaturase.
prediction cardiac markers: C-reactive protein (CRP), soluble intercellular adhesion molecule 1 (ICAM-1) protein, interleukin-1 beta (IL-1[beta]), fatty acid binding protein.
Clinical assessment of heart-type fatty acid binding protein in early diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome.