[Lecithin: cholesterol acyltransferase].


Lecithin:cholesterol acyltransferase (LCAT) is a plasma enzyme that catalyzes esterification of plasma lipoprotein unesterified cholesterol, and plays a central role in maintaining reverse cholesterol transport through action with high density lipoprotein (HDL) and Cholesterol ester transfer protein (CETP). Cloned cDNA sequence of LCAT, consisted of about… (More)


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@article{Harada1994LecithinCA, title={[Lecithin: cholesterol acyltransferase].}, author={Y. Harada and Itsuro Inoue and K. Takahashi}, journal={Nihon rinsho. Japanese journal of clinical medicine}, year={1994}, volume={52 12}, pages={3158-63} }