Effects of lecithin: Cholesterol acyltransferase genotypes, enzyme levels, and activity on high-density lipoprotein levels


Agirbasli D. , Cirakoglu B., Eren F., Sumerkan M., Aksoy S., Aral C., ...More

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL LIPIDOLOGY, vol.5, pp.152-158, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 5
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jacl.2011.02.008
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CLINICAL LIPIDOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.152-158

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Lecithin:cholesterol acyltransferase (LCAT) is one of the key enzymes controlling cholesterol homeostasis and plays a primary role in high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) maturation.