intestinal cholesterol absorption

Uptake of cholesterol into the blood by absorption from the small intestine. [GOC:mah]
National Institutes of Health

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2015
Highly Cited
2015
BACKGROUND Statin therapy reduces low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol levels and the risk of cardiovascular events, but… (More)
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2010
2010
Experiments carried out with cultured cells and in experimental animals have consistently shown that phospholipids (PLs) can… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors (PPARs) control the transcription of genes involved in lipid metabolism. Activation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Dietary cholesterol consumption and intestinal cholesterol absorption contribute to plasma cholesterol levels, a risk factor for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Niemann-Pick C1 Like 1 (NPC1L1) is a protein localized in jejunal enterocytes that is critical for intestinal cholesterol… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Catechins, compounds derived from green tea, have been shown to reduce plasma cholesterol levels and the rate of cholesterol… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Ezetimibe has been shown to inhibit cholesterol absorption in animal models, but studies on cholesterol absorption in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Two ATP-binding cassette (ABC) transporters, ABCG5 and ABCG8, have been proposed to limit sterol absorption and to promote… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The scavenger receptor class B type I (SR-BI), which is expressed in the liver and intestine, plays a critical role in… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
The strong association between intestinal cholesterol absorption and total plasma cholesterol level has renewed interest in the… (More)
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