Apolipoprotein E (APOE) is a protein involved in fat metabolism and associated with the pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease and cardiovascular disease. Here is the latest research on APOE phenotypes.
Serum cholesterol, triglycerides, apolipoprotein B (APOB)-containing lipoproteins (very low-density lipoprotein (VLDL), immediate-density lipoprotein (IDL), and low-density lipoprotein (LDL), lipoprotein A (LPA)) and the total cholesterol/high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol ratio are all connected in diseases. Here is the latest research.
Lipids are essential in many biological functions, including membrane structure, energy storage, and cell signaling. Find the latest research on the cell biology of lipids here.
Clinical lipidology focuses on diagnosis, pathophysiology, and clinical management of lipid and lipoprotein disorders. Here is the latest research.
Glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) is a glycolipid anchor for several cell-surface proteins that play a role in various biological processes, including signal transduction, prion disease pathogenesis, and immune response. Here is the latest research.
Phospholipids are the major component of cell membranes. This feed focuses on the role of gut microorganisms in phospholipid metabolism.
Lipid metabolism refers to the synthesis and degradation of lipids in cells and is a complex process essential for fat storage and construction of cellular membranes. Discover the latest research on lipid and membrane metabolism here.
Lipid droplets are cellular organelles that store neutral lipids enclosed in a phospholipid monolayer. They are at the centre of lipid and energy homeostasis, and several metabolic diseases including obesity and diabetes. Here is the latest research on lipid droplet biology.
Lipid metabolism is important in several cellular processes and functions including signal transduction. Disorders of lipid metabolism can occur impairing normal function. Here is the latest research on lipid metabolism and lipid disorders.
Lipids are water-insoluble molecules that make up the cell membrane and play an essential role in functioning as second messengers, hormones, and in signal transduction. Here is the latest research on lipid signaling in human diseases.
Lipidomics is a branch of metabolomics that comprehensively analyses lipids in biological systems to determine the molecules with which they interact and their function within the cell. Here is the latest research.
The cellular membrane is composed of diverse lipid molecules that help maintain membrane integrity and homeostasis. Discover the latest research on Lipids & Membrane Homeostasis
Consumption of low-fat diets have been shown to increase lipoprotein A and small dense low-density lipoprotein particles in the plasma. This feed focuses on the effect of low-fat diets on serum lipids.
The intestinal microbiome is responsible for metabolism of bile acids and generation of the bile acid pool. Discover the latest research on Microbes: Cholesterol & Bile Acid.
Progranulin is a secreted growth factor involved in inflammation, wound healing, cancer, and known for its neurotrophic properties. Along with lipids, these molcules are associated with neurodegenerative processes. Here are the latest discoveries pertaining to these molecules and neurodegeneration.