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What does HMGCR stand for?

HMGCR stands for 3-Hydroxy-3-Methylglutaryl-CoA (Coenzyme A) Reductase

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The mRNA expressions of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor (PPAR) [alpha], diacylglycerol acyltransferase (DGAT), 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-CoA (HMG-CoA) reductase and cholesterol 7[alpha]-hydroxylase (CYP7A) in mouse hepatic tissue or cultured hepatocytes were determined by reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR).
3-Hydroxy-3-Methylglutaryl-CoA Lyase Deficiency(*)--If this disorder is untreated, it is likely to result in death during childhood.