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Experientia

, Volume 32, Issue 10, pp 1244–1246 | Cite as

Close correlation between levels of cholesterol and free fatty acids in lymphoid cells

  • S. Kigoshi
  • M. Akiyama
  • R. Ito
Specialia Chimica, Biochimica

Summary

A close correlation was found between the levels of free cholesterol and free fatty acids in lymphoid cells from thymus, spleen or lymph node of mice and guinea-pigs. This relationship suggests a possible role of cholesterol regulating the fatty acid levels in lymphoid cells.

Keywords

Lymph Node Cholesterol Free Fatty Acid Acid Level Lymphoid Cell 
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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Kigoshi
    • 1
    • 2
  • M. Akiyama
    • 1
    • 2
  • R. Ito
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Pharmacology, School of MedicineKanazawa UniversityKanazawa(Japan)
  2. 2.Department of Pharmacology, Cancer Research InstituteKanazawa UniversityKanazawa(Japan)

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