oxysterol

oxysterol

[‚äk·sē′stir‚ȯl]
(biochemistry)
Oxidized derivative of cholesterol.
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Regulation of lipoprotein lipase by the oxysterol receptors, LXR[alpha] and LXR[beta].
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This gene codifies a member of the oxysterol-binding protein (OSBP) family that controls oxysterol activity (Beh et al.
Combined analysis of plasma oxysterol and lysosphingomyelin for Niemann-Pick types A, Band C diagnosis.
2015) Identification and evaluation of metastasis-related proteins, oxysterol binding protein-like 5 and calumenin, in lung tumors.
Ghribi, "Endoplasmic reticulum stress-induced CHOP activation mediates the downregulation of leptin in human neuroblastoma SH-SY5Y cells treated with the oxysterol 27-hydroxycholesterol," Cellular Signalling, vol.
Regulation of mouse sterol regulatory element-binding protein-1c gene (SREBP-1c) by oxysterol receptors, LXR[alpha] and LXRp.
Free and esterified oxysterol Formation during oxidation of low density lipoprotein and uptake by Macrophages.
Cholesterol homeostasis in human brain: turnover of 24S-hydroxycholesterol and evidence for a cerebral origin of most of this oxysterol in the circulation.
Oxysterol binding protein (OSBP) can interact with the N-terminal region of DI.
Control of cellular cholesterol efflux by the nuclear oxysterol receptor LXR.