LCAT


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LCAT

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LCAT

Lecithin:cholesterol acyl transferase, see there.
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Other enzyme studies of interest include LCAT activity in the setting of low HDL cholesterol, and lysosomal acid lipase in Wolman disease and CE storage disease.
0 egg/day Serum LDL and HDL Herron 2003 [126] Serum LDL/HDL CETP, LCAT level Mutungi 2008 [199] CRD: Serum LDL/HDL 3 eggs/day vs.
Estos vacios conceptuales han motivado la realizacion de la presente investigacion, direccionada a analizar la influencia de este tipo de ejercicios en la actividad de la LCAT en un grupo poblacional en situacion de vulnerabilidad cardiometabolica, como es el caso de las mujeres postmenopausicas.
LCAT deficiency can be complete, resulting in a syndrome including corneal opacification, anemia, and renal disease, or partial, resulting in "fish-eye disease," in which corneal opacification is not accompanied by the anemia or renal component.
The CSL112 and LCAT infusions are the most promising of the infusion therapies, but studies are needed to investigate the effects of CSL112 on CHD risk markers, including vessel wall characteristics and inflammation, and LCAT infusions need to be investigated in clinical trials with more patients.
Place occupied by medical imaging technologies (MITs) along cycle expectations (hype), lifecycle for adoption of technology (LCAT) and curve S.
It is also necessary for the activity of lecithin cholesterol acyl transferase (LCAT) and lipoprotein lipase (LPL), which help to lower LDL cholesterol and TG and to raise the levels of HDL cholesterol.
The primary diagnosis of one of these two patients was lecithin-cholesterol acyltransferase (LCAT) deficiency and that of the other patient was Kearns-Sayre syndrome (KSS).
Firstly, due to the down regulation of lecithin-cholesterol acyltransferase (LCAT), maturation of HDL is impaired.
Molecular characterization, expression profile and association analysis with carcass traits of porcine LCAT gene.
Lecithin cholesterol acyltransferase (LCAT) activity as predictor for ketosis and parturient haemoglobinuria in Egyptian water buffaloes.