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New technology offers insight into cholesterol
Date:8/14/2014

c-T11. So the study provides us with an understanding of which tasks the 20 enzymes perform, he says.

Sugar the key to cholesterol

The researchers from the Copenhagen Center for Glycomics are now conducting new studies which indicate that the presence or not of sugar modifications on the receptor protein LDLR does have a functional impact. The new results may play a role in the future treatment of cholesterol.

- We are currently studying whether glycosylation affects the receptor protein's ability to bind and remove cholesterol from the blood. It has long been known that the receptor protein LDLR plays a key role, at the molecular level, to getting rid of the bad cholesterol and thus improving our health, and so understanding the regulation of this important receptor protein is very valuable. At best, it may improve the strategy for treating high blood cholesterol levels, says Nis Borbye Pedersen.


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Contact: Nis Borbye Pedersen
nis.pedersen@bio.ku.dk
45-35-33-04-51
University of Copenhagen The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
Source:Eurekalert

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