CETP

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CETPCholesteryl Ester Transfer Protein
CETPCommon Effluent Treatment Plant
CETPCertified Employee Training Program
CETPChina Energy Technology Program
CETPCentre de Recherches en Physique de l'Environment Terrestre et Planetaire (French)
CETPCollaborations for Excellence in Teacher Preparation
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[13] Thompson A, Di Angelantonio E, Sarwar N, Erqou S, Saleheen D, Dullaart RP, et al Association of cholesteryl ester transfer protein genotypes with CETP mass and activity, lipid levels, and coronary risk.
Kung, "Plasma cholesteryl ester transfer protein activity in hyper- and hypothyroidism," Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, vol.
Association of circulating cholesteryl ester transfer protein activity with incidence of cardiovascular disease in the community.
Some HDL-cholesterol is transferred to VLDL in exchange for TGs, via the activity of the CETP (cholesteryl ester transfer protein) enzyme.
Background & objectives: Cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP) gene polymorphism is known to be associated with changes in lipid profiles.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University (Bronx, NY) has patented methods of using of the sizes and levels of high-density lipoprotein (HDL) and low-density lipoprotein (LDL) particles, the -641 allele of the promoter of the gene encoding apolipoprotein C-3 (APOC-3), the 405 allele of the gene encoding cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP), and plasma levels of insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1), adiponectin, CETP and APOC-3, for determining and increasing an individual's likelihood of longevity and of retaining cognitive function during aging, and for determining and decreasing an individual's likelihood of developing a cardiovascular-, metabolic- or age-related disease.
Another protein with a vital role in cholesterol management is cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP), which helps transfer cholesteryl esters from beneficial HDL to detrimental very low-density lipoprotein (VLDL) and LDL.
Cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP) is an enzyme that facilitates the exchange of triglyceride and cholesterol between lipoproteins and involves in the reverse transport of cholesterol (1).
Torcetrapib, a cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP) inhibitor, was furthest along that pipeline, however, and was the only one in a phase III trial (ILLUMINATE).
Torcetrapib hikes HDL concentrations by suppressing a compound called cholesteryl ester transfer protein, says study coauthor Ernst J.
Cholesteryl ester transfer protein Taql B2B2 genotype is associated with higher HDL cholesterol levels and lower risk of coronary heart disease end points in men with HDL deficiency: Veterans Affairs HDL Cholesterol Intervention Trial.