ACAT activity

Known as: sterol O-acyltransferase activity, sterol-ester synthase activity, sterol-ester synthetase activity 
Catalysis of the reaction: acyl-CoA + a sterol = CoA + a sterol ester. [EC:2.3.1.26, GOC:mah]
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1979-2011
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2011
2011
Hawthorn (Crataegus pinnatifida) is an edible fruit used in traditional Chinese medicine to lower plasma lipids. This study… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE Diabetes-induced dyslipidemia is seen in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats. This is caused, in part, by elevated… (More)
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2003
2003
The capacity of acyl-CoA:cholesterol O-acyltransferase (ACAT) 2 to differentiate cholesterol from the plant sterol, sitosterol… (More)
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1999
1999
We measured the interactive effects of dietary cholesterol and fat on the regulation of hepatic acyl-CoA:cholesterol… (More)
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1998
1998
We examined the inhibitory potency of F-1394 ((1S,2S)-2-[3-(2,2-dimethylpropyl)-3-nonylureido]cyclohexane -1-yl 3-[(4R)-N-(2,2,5… (More)
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1995
1995
Acyl-coenzyme A:cholesterol acyltransferase (ACAT) catalyzes the esterification of cholesterol with long chain fatty acids and is… (More)
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1992
1992
It has been supposed that prostacyclin (PGI2) and its analogues have important antiatherogenic effects. The aim of this work was… (More)
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1987
1987
The regulation of hepatic and intestinal 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-CoA (HMG-CoA) reductase and acyl-CoA; cholesterol… (More)
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1983
1983
Rabbits were fed either 10% coconut oil, 10% coconut oil and 1% beta-sitosterol, 10% coconut oil and 1% cholesterol, or 10… (More)
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