Effects of cholestyramine on hepatic cholesterol 7α-hydroxylase and serum 7α-hydroxycholesterol in the hamster

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Cholestyramine increases activities of hepatic cholesterol 7α-hydroxylase and serum levels of 7α-hydroxycholesterol. To examine if serum 7α-hydroxycholesterol levels parallel with enzyme activity, 0, 0.5, 1, 2, 4, and 10% of cholestyramine was administered to female golden Syrian hamsters for 28 d in the dose-dependent study, and 2% cholestyramine for 0, 1… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11745-999-0428-y

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@article{Kuroki1999EffectsOC, title={Effects of cholestyramine on hepatic cholesterol 7α-hydroxylase and serum 7α-hydroxycholesterol in the hamster}, author={Syoji Kuroki and Tokio Naito and Kazuo Chijiiwa and Masao Tanaka}, journal={Lipids}, year={1999}, volume={34}, pages={817-823} }