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Definition of the noun hdl
What does hdl mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- a lipoprotein that transports cholesterol in the blood; composed of a high proportion of protein and relatively little cholesterol; high levels are thought to be associated with decreased risk of coronary heart disease and atherosclerosis
Other definitions of hdl
What does hdl also mean?
- high-density lipoprotein(s)
Who is Hdl?
HDL a.k.a. Les Hurlements d'Léo: Les Hurlements d'Léo is an alternative rock band from Bordeaux in France. Currently an eight-piece, they have been influenced by the likes of Les Négresses Vertes and combine traditional French sounds with sounds of gypsy, Latin, ska, punk and energetic rock.
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"HDL" is a musical album of Les Hurlements d'Léo.
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- Hdl is a file format.
- Hdl a.k.a. hydroxysteroid (11-beta) dehydrogenase 1 is a gene.
- also known as 11-beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase 1, corticosteroid 11-beta-dehydrogenase isozyme 1
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Hdl
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by Adam Balen
HIGH-DENSITY LIPOPROTEINS AND REVERSE CHOLESTEROL TRANSPORT HDL is the smallest and densest lipoprotein...
Advice and Recipes to Improve Your Health and Reduce Your Weight by Andreas Eenfeldt
A high HDL is a statistically powerful protection against heart disease. This already...
you higher cholesterol results, since HDL is a part of the cholesterol. But a high HDL means a lower risk for heart disease, not the other way around. Raising ...
by Sir William Wilson Hunter
The hdl is a purely arbitrary measurement, and in the first instance must have depended mainly on the strength of the pair...
by D. O. C. N. P. Tapert, Richard E. Tapert
HDL is high density lipoprotein, and LDL is low density lipoprotein. HDL is the so- FDOOHG 3JRRG FKROHVWHURO ́ DQG LDL is the so-FDOOHG 3EDG FKROHVWHURO ́ 7KH +'/ FDUULHV cholesterol from artery walls and other tissues ...
OFDM Wireless LANs (2002)
A Theoretical and Practical Guide by John Terry, Juha Heiskala
Since creating HDL is a part of any prototype design flow that targets either an FPGA or ASIC, the issue becomes how to create it. The fixed-point model and simulation tool chosen in the example rapid prototype design flow is a graphical entry ...
The Lupus Encyclopedia (2014)
A Comprehensive Guide for Patients and Families by Donald E. Thomas, Jr.
HDL cholesterol helps to remove bad fats and cholesterol from the blood vessels, decreasing the risks for heart attacks, strokes, and blocked arteries. However, as many people who have SLE can attest, lupus does not necessarily play by the ...
by Michael T. Murray, Joseph Pizzorno
and high-density lipoprotein (HDL). Since VLDL and LDL are responsible for transporting fats (primarily triglycerides and cholesterol) ...
by Rosalinda T. Lagua, Virginia S. Claudio
High-density lipoprotein (HDL) tion therapy: same as for Gastroesophageal reflux disease. High-density lipoprotein (HDL). A plasma lipoprotein that has a density of 1.063 to 1.210 g/dL; classified as the alpha fraction on the basis of ...
by Percy Russell, Anita Williams
High density lipoprotein (HDL) has a different and apparently beneficial role. It carries cholesterol away from the cells back to the liver and thus promotes its excretion from the body. The process is referred to as reverse cholesterol transport.
by John Shakespear
JU- hdl (from JU- Heb. Turned, passed, changed) s. m. 1. State, condition, case. 2. Business, affair, matter, circumstance. 3. Present time, the present. 4. Ecstacy. (Plur. ahwdt). liT JU- hdl and, To be inspired, to be thrown into ecstacies.
The Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, Nutrition in Sport (2008)
by Ronald J. Maughan
low HDL cholesterol, high TAG levels and possibly also a preponderance of small dense LDL.
See HDL HDL High density lipoprotein. cholesterol. HDL cholesterol High density lipoprotein cholesterol. Lipoproteins, which are combinations of fats ...
Encyclopedia of Cell Biology (2015)
Liver Macrophage Peripheral tissue Blood vessel VLDL LDL HDL VLDL. High cholesterol SREBP Nucleus ER retention SREBP Low cholesterol INSIG SCAP SREBP Transport to golgi Proteolytic processing HMGCR SRE LDLR SCAP ( Brown ...
by Stefan Offermanns
Specifically, triglycerides are transported from VLDL to HDL, with cholesteryl esters transferred in the opposite direction. It is generally acknowledged that CETP itself has no preference for the type of lipoprotein in its substrate specificity.
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GL06 HDL Globe Holidays,Barnsley
Photographed in Cambridge on August 3rd
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- Cardiac stress explanation on the HDL, Inc. advanced test
Is your heart muscle being stressed? If you're inactive or not controlling your blood pressure, you can develop congestive heart failure. That's why HDL, Inc. tests ...
- Platelets section explanation on the HDL, Inc. advanced test
Platelets are blood parameters that when activated can lead to clot formation, which puts people at risk for stroke and heart attack. The AspirinWorks test looks at ...
- Sterols explanation on the HDL, Inc. advanced test
What are sterols? How do they work? And what impact do they have on your heart and cardiovascular system's health? These patient test explanation videos ...
- What Is The Definition Of Cholesterol, HDL - Medical Dictionary Free Online
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Scrabble value of H4D2L1
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