Cholesterol Esters

Known as: Cholesterol Esters [Chemical/Ingredient], cholesterol ester, cholesteryl ester 
Fatty acid esters of cholesterol which constitute about two-thirds of the cholesterol in the plasma. The accumulation of cholesterol esters in the… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
The members of the Tear Film Subcommittee reviewed the role of the tear film in dry eye disease (DED). The Subcommittee reviewed… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Chronic inflammation of the arterial wall is a key element in the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis, yet the factors… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Decreased high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol levels constitute a major risk factor for coronary heart disease… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP) promotes the transfer of cholesteryl esters from antiatherogenic HDLs to proatherogenic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Stearoyl-CoA desaturase (SCD) is a microsomal enzyme required for the biosynthesis of oleate and palmitoleate, which are the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
BACKGROUND AND METHODS The plasma cholesteryl-ester transfer protein (CETP) catalyzes the transfer of cholesteryl esters from… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
We describe a sensitive method for quantifying the extent of cholesterol ester cleavage during enzymatic assay of total… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Resident mouse peritoneal macrophages were shown to take up and degrade acetylated (125)I-labeled low density lipoprotein ((125)I… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Cultured fibroblasts derived from patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia, which lack functional low density… (More)
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1974
Highly Cited
1974
An enzymatic method is described for determination of total serum cholesterol by use of a single aqueous reagent. The method… (More)
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