LCAT


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LCAT

LCAT

lecithin-cholesterol acyltransferase.

LCAT

abbreviation for lecithin-cholesterol acyltransferase. See lecithin-cholesterol acyltransferase deficiency.

LCAT

Lecithin:cholesterol acyl transferase, see there.

LCAT

latex cryptococcal antigen test; antibody coated latex beads used to detect polysaccharide antigens of Cryptococcus neoformans in body fluids.
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Role of LCAT in HDL remodeling: investigation of LCAT deficiency states.
It could also play a role in a rare hereditary disorder called familial LCAT deficiency in which the LCAT enzyme is absent.
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Some rare disorders of apoAI, LCAT and ABCA1 result in very low concentrations, typically an HDL cholesterol <0.
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Dance Therapy Program Director: Joan Wittig, MS, LCAT, ADTR
Different cholesterol fraction, LCAT activity and lipid peroxides in the serum of children whose parents had early coronary heart disease.
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It's time for the LCAT or Legislative Comprehensive Assessment Test.