lipid-soluble

lipid-soluble

(lip′ĭd-sol′yŭ-bĕl)
Capable of dissolving in fats, oils, or fatty tissues (e.g., the fatty tissue within the peritoneum or the lipid-rich membranes of neurons).
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They are lipid-soluble compounds that transport ions across a cell membrane found in living cells or liposomes.
It's enriched with water-soluble antioxidants, mainly anthocyanin, and lipid-soluble antioxidants, such as carotenoids.
We aimed to determine protective effects of pine oil (PO) on the lipid-soluble vitamins, cholesterol, GSH, total protein, MDA, fatty acid levels of brain tissue of the streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats.
Available in the diet through fresh vegetables (particularly green leafy vegetables), vegetable oils, grains, nuts, seeds, corn, soy, whole wheat flour, margarine, and some meat and dairy products, vitamin E, or tocopherol, is the primary lipid-soluble antioxidant found in human skin (via sebum), membranes, plasma, and tissues that protects cells from oxidative stress.
Liu and Collins' description of selective estrogen receptor modulators (SERMs) on page S18, in which they state, "Estrogens and SERMs are lipid-soluble steroid hormones that bind to 2 specific hormone receptors, estrogen receptor [alpha] and estrogen receptor [beta] ..." SERMs are not hormones, and they are defined improperly as such.
It may also be measured at low levels in serum as it cannot pass the blood-brain barrier because it is not lipid-soluble. Second, the low serum concentrations could be due to the blood samples not being taken from central veins, as it is known to be diluted in peripheral venous blood.
(2) Many clinical analytes are found in the aqueous layer of plasma/serum, thus decreasing certain test values in lipemic specimens, while lipid-soluble analytes may be erroneously elevated.
"The concept of the human body storing lipid-soluble drugs for years comes from Clear Body, Clear Mind, a self-help book compiled from materials written by L.
Low and variable fat content affects the distribution of lipid-soluble drugs in the body.
Jialal, "Measurement of lipid-soluble vitamins--further adjustment needed?" The Lancet, vol.