CID 5460048

  • Synonyms:triacylglycerols, Triglycerid, Triglyzerid, Triformin, a triacylglycerol, (R)-triglyceride, glycerol triformate, 1,2,3-triformate
  • Biomarker name:Triglycerides
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  • Biomarker function:Triglycerides are ester derived from glycerol and three fatty acids. As a blood lipid, it helps enable the bidirectional transference of adipose fat and blood glucose from the liver. There are many triglycerides: depending on the oil source, some are highly unsaturated, some less so.
  • Neurovascular unit:No
  • Intracellular location:Secreted
  • Body fluids:Plasma, Serum
  • Prot-prot interactions:No
  • Inductors:Unknown
  • Inhibitors:Unknown
  • Signaling pathway:Unknown
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  • Comments:PubChem code is given as Uniprot Number
  • Associations:High levels of triglycerides have been associated with large artery atherosclerotic stroke
  • References:Bang OY, Association of serum lipid indices with large artery atherosclerotic stroke. Neurology, 2008;70:841–847

Source articles by endpoint

Endpoint Articles
AtherothromboticBang OY, 2008; Alvarez-Perez FJ, 2011;
LacunarBang OY, 2008;

Neurovascular Research Laboratory - Vall d'Hebron Research Institute (VHIR). 2013. Last update: 2018-02-02 14:48:58h.