Lipa

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Lipa

A subdivision of the Croatian kuna. A lipa is equal in value to 1/100 of a kuna. See also: Cent.
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The influence of protein adsorption and surface modifying macromolecules on the hydrolytic degradation of a poly(ether-urethane) by cholesterol esterase.
To quantify total amount of cholesterol in U937 macrophages, we used a colorimetric method in the presence of cholesterol oxidase and cholesterol esterase.
Tsang and his coworkers exposed three commonly used methacrylate polymers to buffer solutions both with and without cholesterol esterase for periods of 2 to 8 days.
LDL, VLDL and chylomicrons react with PVS and PEGME and that results in inaccessibility of LDL, VLDL and chylomicron to cholesterol oxidase and cholesterol esterase, whereas HDL reacts with the enzymes.
Quantitative determination of total cholesterol was done by enzymatic cholesterol esterase method.
The main objective of this work was to prepare an enzymatic membrane where, cholesterol oxidase and cholesterol esterase were immobilized for the determination of cholesterol in serum.
Serum Total cholesterol (TC) was estimated by cholesterol esterase method and High Density Lipoprotein (HDL) by cholesterol esterase method after precipitation using phosphotungstate method.
On the other hand, BuChE may play a role in lipid metabolism (21), whether directly (19) or through a synergistic action with cholesterol esterase, as has been demonstrated in saliva (22).
This method uses a detergent polymer mixture (reagent 1) to release cholesterol from non-LDL lipoproteins that reacts with cholesterol esterase, cholesterol oxidase, peroxidase, and 4-aminoantipyrene to produce colorless products.
This assay is derived from the specific detection of cholesterol in HDL particles, achieved by polyethylene glycol-modified cholesterol esterase and cholesterol oxidase and masking of other lipoprotein particles with sulfated cyclodextrin.
Agarose electrophoresis was substantially improved by the introduction of enzymatic cholesterol determination using cholesterol esterase, cholesterol dehydrogenase, and nitroblue tetrazolium chloride dye (32-34) (Table 1).
cholesterol esterase and oxidase with a peroxidase indicator, to stain electrophoretic plates for cholesterol improved the quantification (34).
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