PMID: 10360242Jun 9, 1999Paper

Regulation of plasma and liver total cholesterol levels by dietary oleic acid in rats fed a high-cholesterol diet

Journal of Nutritional Science and Vitaminology
H TakeuchiHiroyuki Takeuchi

Abstract

The effects of diets containing fats and oils or fatty acids on the lipid metabolism were investigated in male rats of the Wistar strain fed hypercholesterolemic diets, especially focusing our attention on the correlation between dietary oleic acid (OLE) contents and the levels of plasma and liver total cholesterol (T-CHOL) or the fatty acid profiles in plasma and liver CHOL-ester. In the rats fed the free (FR)-type fatty acids, the concentrations of plasma and liver T-CHOL were high and the amounts of neutral steroids excreted into the feces were low when compared with those of rats given the triacylglycerol (TG)-type fatty acids, showing that TG-type fatty acids suppress the intestinal CHOL absorption more than the FR-type fatty acids do. The concentrations of plasma T-CHOL were highest in rats fed the oleic acid (OLE)-rich diets, followed in order by rats supplied with the palmitic acid (PAL)-rich diets, the hydrogenated coconut oil (HCO) diet, and the linoleic acid (LIN)-rich diets; the lowest was in rats given tristearin (TSTE) and linseed oil (LIS) diets. A positive correlation was obtained between the dietary OLE contents and the levels of plasma and liver T-CHOL or OLE in the plasma and liver CHOL-ester, and an inverse ...Continue Reading

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