Sterol transporters : targets of natural sterols and new lipid lowering drugs

Recent insights in the role of ATP-binding cassette (ABC) transporters ABCG5 and ABCG8, the discovery of ezetimibe, the first approved direct cholesterol absorption inhibitor, as well as the identification of Niemann-Pick C1 Like 1 (NPC1L1) protein as sterol transporter in the gut, focused attention...

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Published in:Pharmacology & therapeutics, Vol. 105, No. 3 (2005), p. 333-41
Main Author: Sudhop, Thomas
Other Involved Persons: Lütjohann, Dieter ; von Bergmann, Klaus
Format: Article
Language:English
ISSN:1879-016X
Item Description:Date Completed 21.06.2005
Date Revised 01.12.2018
published: Print-Electronic
Citation Status MEDLINE
Copyright: From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine
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