LCAT


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AcronymDefinition
LCATLecithin-Cholesterol Acyltransferase
LCATLatino Council on Alcohol and Tobacco Prevention
LCATLicensed Creative Arts Therapist
LCATLow Cost Airline Terminal (Malaysia)
LCATLaboratory Control of Antimicrobial Therapy
LCATLogistics Compliance Assessment Team (US Air Force)
LCATLaser Communication Airborne Testbed
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Se ha reportado que durante esta fase hay un incremento en la actividad de PLTP y una disminucion en la actividad de LCAT, lo que lleva a una disminucion de las HDL maduras (22).
2]-C concentration and LCAT activity in hypercholesterolemic rats treated with Ajuga iva aqueous extract may be due to the presence of bioactive molecules such as iridoids (Bouderbala et al.
Its leading drug candidate ACP-501, a genetically engineered liver-derived enzyme called LCAT, completed Phase I clinical tests last year.
AstraZeneca, which views cardiovascular and metabolic disease as a core therapy area for its small and large molecule research, plans to use new approaches such as LCAT to change treatment in this area, it said.
Heartbroken, but determined, we searched an LCAT ramp with no success.
The cholesterol is esterified by the enzyme LCAT (lecithin cholesterol acyltransferase, table 2) and migrates to the core of the lipoprotein.
The abnormalities in the synthesis and the catabolism of body lipids are closely related to LCAT deficiency and hepatic dysfunction in hyperlipidemia (Vadivelu and Ramakrishnan, 1986).
la enzima plasmatica LCAT (lecithin cholesterol acyltransferase) capta el colesterol libre captado por las HDL, para formar esteres de colesterol, que son movilizados hacia el interior de las mismas, dando como resultado las HDL esfericas maduras (Peelman et al.
Estudios de ligamiento han implicado otros genes en la fisiopatologia de la HLFC (como el cluster ApoAI/CIII/AIV/AV, LCAT y PPAR alfa).
Francie Lyshak-Stelzer, ATR-BC, LCAT, Creative Arts Supervisor at Bronx Children's Psychiatric Center, NY, and colleagues report the results of a study to determine if trauma-focused art therapy reduced symptoms of PTSD.
The newly formed small HDL particles increase their lipid content because LCAT forms CE from the free cholesterol in the shell.