膽固醇酯

膽固醇酯(英文 Cholesterol ester)是膽固醇的酯化產物,是膽固醇的儲存形式和運輸形式。在肝臟內膽固醇和膽固醇酯各佔50%,在中樞神經系統紅細胞和膽汁中基本只含有膽固醇,在血漿中膽固醇酯佔總膽固醇的65%。

胆固醇油酸酯,一种胆固醇酯

膽固醇酯能被膽固醇酯轉移蛋白英语Cholesterylester transfer protein(一種疏水性血漿糖蛋白)從高密度脂蛋白轉運至低密度脂蛋白極低密度脂蛋白[1]

參考資料编辑

  1. ^ Rashid, S; Sniderman, A; Melone, M; Brown, PE; Otvos, JD; Mente, A; Schulze, K; McQueen, MJ; Anand, SS; Yusuf, S. Elevated cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP) activity, a major determinant of the atherogenic dyslipidemia, and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease in South Asians.. European journal of preventive cardiology. 2015-04, 22 (4): 468–77 [2020-02-03]. PMID 24659026. doi:10.1177/2047487314528461.