Selective sterol accumulation in ABCG5/ABCG8-deficient mice

The ATP binding cassette (ABC) transporters ABCG5 and ABCG8 limit intestinal absorption and promote biliary secretion of neutral sterols. Mutations in either gene cause sitosterolemia, a rare recessive disease in which plasma and tissue levels of several neutral sterols are increased to varying degr...

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Published in:Journal of lipid research, Vol. 45, No. 2 (2004), p. 301-7
Main Author: Yu, Liqing
Other Involved Persons: von Bergmann, Klaus ; Lutjohann, Dieter ; Hobbs, Helen H ; Cohen, Jonathan C
Format: Article
Item Description:Date Completed 27.09.2004
Date Revised 30.11.2018
published: Print-Electronic
Citation Status MEDLINE
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