Chylomicrons

Known as: Chylomicrons [Chemical/Ingredient], chylomicron 
A class of lipoproteins that carry dietary CHOLESTEROL and TRIGLYCERIDES from the SMALL INTESTINE to the tissues. Their density (0.93-1.006 g/ml) is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Recent data suggest that dietary fat promotes intestinal absorption of lipopolysaccharides (LPS) from the gut microflora, which… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The triglycerides in chylomicrons are hydrolyzed by lipoprotein lipase (LpL) along the luminal surface of the capillaries… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Chylomicrons have been shown to protect against endotoxin-induced lethality. LPS-binding protein (LBP) is involved in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Omega-3 fatty acids (FAs) reduce postprandial triacylglycerol (TG) concentrations. This study was undertaken to determine whether… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Chylomicrons are formed in the intestine and transport dietary triglyceride to peripheral tissues and cholesterol to the liver… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Apolipoprotein E (apoE) is a ligand for receptors that clear remnants of chylomicrons and very low density lipoproteins. Lack of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Chylomicron catabolism is known to be initiated by the enzyme lipoprotein lipase (triacylglycero-protein acylhydrolase, EC 3.1.1… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Endotoxemia stimulates many physiologic responses including disturbances in lipid metabolism. We hypothesized that this lipemia… (More)
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Review
1986
Review
1986
Digestion of triglyceride in the intestine results in the production of 2-monoglyceride and fatty acid. Phosphatidylcholine is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
Apolipoproteins of the "C" group in human blood plasma, which contain the activator of the lipoprotein lipase-substrate… (More)
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