1. The content of cholesterol in brain must be accurately maintained in order to keep brain function well. Such control is particularly important in cholesterol homeostasis because cholesterol must be supplied for many cellular functions, including two recently recognized ones: formation of caveolae (Smart et al. The Cholesterol Homeostasis Pathway complements our catalog of research reagents including antibodies and ELISA kits against LDLR, ABCA1, APOA1, LXR, HMGCR. When LDL receptor function is A Receptor-Mediated Pathway for Cholesterol Homeostasis 287 of the cell - allow large amounts of cholesterol to be delivered to body tissues, while at the same time keeping the concentration of LDL in blood low enough to avoid the buildup of atherosclerotic plaques. Reverse cholesterol pathway play an important role in cholesterol homeostasis. It is well documented that high plasma cholesterol concentration increases the risk of atherosclerotic heart disease. Although its presence is vital to the cell, its excess can be harmful and, therefore, sustaining cholesterol homeostasis is crucial to maintaining proper cellular functioning. Cholesterol is an extremely important biological molecule that has roles in membrane structure as well as being a precursor for the synthesis of the steroid hormones, the bile acids, and vitamin D.Both dietary cholesterol, and that synthesized de novo, are transported through the circulation in lipoprotein particles. Animal cells must regulate their biosynthetic pathways so as to produce the required amounts of end-products without risking overproduction. Therefore, changes in cholesterol metabolism in blood components may help to develop new potential AD biomarkers. Dysregulation or dysfunction in the PPAR family of ligand‐activated nuclear receptors is also suggested to be a causative factor in PCA. Cholesterol is an essential molecule that exerts pleiotropic actions. And the liver is not involved in this process. 2019 Jul;191:105377. doi: 10.1016/j.jsbmb.2019.105377. Epub 2019 May 4. 1994; Murata et al. Regulation Of Cholesterol Homeostasis Pathway Bioinformatics Disease and disorder research has been conducted in relation to the Regulation Of Cholesterol Homeostasis Pathway and Atherosclerosis, Niemann-pick Diseases, Hypercholesterolemia, Cardiovascular Diseases, Inflammatory Response. Cholesterol metabolism in brain is independent from that in peripheral tissues due to blood-brain barrier. Excess cholesterol in the tissues, taken back to the liver by the HDL, and excreted in the feces. Hepatic cholesterol homeostasis: is the low-density lipoprotein pathway a regulatory or a shunt pathway? Recent research suggests cholesterol in the circulation directly secret into the intestine. 91, 92 Regulation of cholesterol homeostasis is the domain of numerous nuclear hormone receptors and the PPARs represent one such important pathway. 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