Significant decreases in cellular lipid synthesis, including triglycerides (TG) and cholesterol esters (CE), were observed in cells treated with I3C, indicating that limited lipid availability is a major factor in the regulation of apoB secretion.
What does CE stand for?
CE stands for Cholesterol Ester
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- Cheap Edition (cars)
- Cheat Engine (open source software)
- Chemical Energy
- Chemical Engineer
- Chief Electrician
- Chief Engineer
- Chief Executive
- China Export
- Chinese Economy
- Chip Enable
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3 percent and cholesterol ester saturated fatty acids by 8.
Oral administration of OLE can increase brain cholesterol and cholesterol ester levels.
Inhibition of cholesterol ester transfer protein (CETP) raises HDLC very significantly, by preventing the transfer of cholesterol from HDL to triglyceride-rich lipoproteins.
ABSTRACT Objective: In this study, our aim was to investigate the association of cholesterol ester transfer protein (CETP) TagIB polymorphism with the likelihood of metabolic syndrome (MetS).
It was also found that cholesterol esters (chemically attached fatty acid structures) are the predominant lipid fraction in all plaque types, and that both cholesterol and polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs), in particular, abundant parent omega-6, may form oxidized derivatives that are toxic to most types of arterial cells.
Investigators remain puzzled why the investigational cholesterol ester transfer protein inhibitor, which led to unparalleled increases in HDL cholesterol, failed to reduce atheroma volume on carotid ultrasounds.