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cholesterol metabolism

Known as: cholesterol metabolic process 
The chemical reactions and pathways involving cholesterol, cholest-5-en-3 beta-ol, the principal sterol of vertebrates and the precursor of many… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Atherosclerosis, the pathological basis of most cardiovascular disease (CVD), is closely associated with cholesterol accumulation… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is the most common form of dementia and it is characterized by the deposition of amyloid-β (Aβ) plaques… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Background Chronic inflammation of the arterial wall is a key element in the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis, yet the factors… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Background Late Onset Alzheimer's disease (LOAD) is the leading cause of dementia. Recent large genome-wide association studies… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Recent studies showed that germ-free (GF) mice are resistant to obesity when consuming a high-fat, high-carbohydrate Western diet… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
  • Elina Ikonen
  • Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 24041646
Cholesterol is an essential structural component in the cell membranes of most vertebrates. The biophysical properties of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is an age-related disorder characterized by deposition of amyloid β-peptide (Aβ) and degeneration of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The liver X receptors (LXR) alpha and beta are regulators of cholesterol metabolism and determinants of atherosclerosis… Expand
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Review
1986
Review
1986
In 1901 a physician, Archibald Garrod, observed a patient with black urine. He used this simple observation to demonstrate that a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Cultured fibroblasts derived from patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia, which lack functional low density… Expand
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