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Lecithin Acyltransferase Deficiency

Known as: Norum Disease, Deficiency, LCAT, LECITHIN:CHOLESTEROL ACYLTRANSFERASE DEFICIENCY 
An autosomal recessive disorder of lipoprotein metabolism caused by mutation of LECITHIN CHOLESTEROL ACYLTRANSFERASE gene. It is characterized by low… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
High density lipoprotein (HDL) is the major atheroprotective particle in plasma. Recent studies demonstrate that myeloperoxidase… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Lecithin-retinol acyltransferase (LRAT), an enzyme present mainly in the retinal pigmented epithelial cells and liver, converts… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In individuals with type 2 diabetes, metabolic syndrome, and the combined dyslipidemia, cardiovascular risk is increased by a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Maturity-onset diabetes of the young type 3 (MODY3) is caused by haploinsufficiency of hepatocyte nuclear factor-1α (encoded by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The enzyme responsible for conversion of all-trans-retinol into retinyl esters, the lecithin retinol acyltransferase (LRAT) has… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Electroimmunoassays ("rocket" electrophoresis) are described for human serum apolipoprotein A and its constitutive A-I and A-II… Expand
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Review
1973
Review
1973
  • J. Glomset
  • Advances in lipid research
  • 1973
  • Corpus ID: 27645149
Publisher Summary This chapter discusses the metabolic role of enzyme lecithin called cholesterol acyltransferase (LCAT). The… Expand
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Oriented multilayers may be prepared by drying phospholipid dispersions on a glass slide. They provide a convenient model with… Expand
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Large and abrupt changes are observed at 38 degrees C in the 1100 cm(-1) region of the Raman spectrum of aqueous dipalmitoyl… Expand
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
Plasma lipoproteins from patients with familial lecithin:cholesterol acyltransferase (LCAT) deficiency have been fractioned by… Expand
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