cholic acid

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an insoluble crystalline acid present in bile

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No differences between the two groups were observed for cholic acid (CA) or the chenodeoxycholic acid (CDCA) pool sizes, CDCA synthesis rate, or bile acid fractional turnover rates.
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These two molecules are named cholic acid and 24,25-EC, and are bile acid and a derivate of cholesterol, respectively.
The 4 major bile acids, lithocolic acid, cholic acid, deoxycholic acid and chenodeoxycholic acid (all supplied by Sigma Aldrich, SA) were selected for study.
The present experiment showed that sECC (200 mg/kg) significantly decreased the serum and hepatic total cholesterol, triglyceride, and the LDL cholesterol in hypercholesterolemic (high cholesterol plus cholic acid diet) mice compared to model mice.
The experimental diet consisted of a well pulverized mixture of cholesterol (1%), cholic acid (0.
The resulting cholic acid "is not a good fat emulsifier," notes Nicholson, a coauthor of the study--and after the probiotic treatment there was a 50-fold higher ratio of cholic to taurocholic acid in the treated animals' guts.
The ratio of cholic acid to chenodeoxycholic acid has been reported to be significantly higher in ICP pregnancies than in normal pregnancies (4 to 1 vs.
A third group ate a standard diet enhanced with a mixture of phytosterols, plus cholic acid.
According to the blood-lipid lowering mechanism and chemical structure, Western hypolipidemic agents under clinical application and R&D can be divided into statins, niacins, fibrates, cholic acid chelating agents, polyenes, new-type hypolipidemic agents and various compound preparations.
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