very low-density lipoprotein
noun Date: 1977 VLDL

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  • Very low density lipoprotein — (VLDL) ist ein Bestandteil des Blutplasmas, und dient dem Transport von Triglyceriden, Cholesterin und Phospholipiden von der Leber zu den Geweben. Auf seinem Weg wandelt es sich durch Abgabe der Triglyceride von VLDL allmählich in LDL um. VLDLs… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Very low-density lipoprotein — (VLDL) is a type of lipoprotein made by the liver. VLDL is one of the five major groups of lipoproteins (chylomicrons, VLDL, IDL, LDL, HDL) which enable fats and cholesterol to move within the water based solution of the blood stream. It is… …   Wikipedia

  • Very Low Density Lipoprotein — (VLDL) ist ein Bestandteil des Blutplasmas, und dient dem Transport von Triglyceriden, Cholesterin und Phospholipiden von der Leber zu den Geweben. Auf seinem Weg wandelt es sich durch die allmähliche Abgabe der Triglyceride von VLDL in LDL um.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • very-low-density lipoprotein — ver ē n VLDL * * * (VLDL) a class of lipoproteins that transport triglycerides from the intestine and liver to adipose and muscle tissues. Synthesized by the liver, they contain primarily triglycerides in their lipid cores, with some cholesteryl… …   Medical dictionary

  • Very low density lipoprotein — Lipoprotéine de très basse densité Les VLDL (Very Low Density Lipoprotein, lipoprotéine de très basse densité) sont des lipoprotéines responsables du transfert des lipides endogènes de leur lieu de synthèse, le foie vers les tissus. Densité (par… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • very low-density lipoprotein — VLDL a lipoprotein that is the precursor of low density lipoprotein (LDL). Containing triglycerides and cholesterol, it is produced in the liver and circulates in the bloodstream, where its triglycerides are hydrolysed to free fatty acids by… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • very low density lipoprotein — noun large lipoproteins rich in triglycerides; VLDLs circulate through the blood giving up their triglycerides to fat and muscle tissue until the VLDL remnants are modified and converted into LDL • Syn: ↑VLDL • Hypernyms: ↑lipoprotein …   Useful english dictionary

  • very-low-density lipoprotein — noun : VLDL herein …   Useful english dictionary

  • very low-density lipoprotein — noun see VLDL …   Useful english dictionary

  • Very low density lipoprotein receptor — [[Изображение:|px|Рецептор липопротеинов очень низкой плотности chemical structure]] very low density lipoprotein receptor Обозначения Symbol(s) VLDLR Entrez …   Википедия

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