Acronyms that contain the term 1-alkyl-2-acetylglycerophosphocholine esterase
What does 1-alkyl-2-acetylglycerophosphocholine esterase mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: 1-alkyl-2-acetylglycerophosphocholine esterase.
We've found a total of 10 shorthands for 1-alkyl-2-acetylglycerophosphocholine esterase:
Alpha Naphthyl Acetate Esterase
human liver cholesterol esterase
Linear Alkyl Benzene
No Stereoidal Esterase
Alkyl Ketene Dimer
human serum esterase
What does 1-alkyl-2-acetylglycerophosphocholine esterase mean?
- 1-Alkyl-2-acetylglycerophosphocholine Esterase
- A lipoprotein-associated PHOSPHOLIPASE A2 which modulates the action of PLATELET ACTIVATING FACTOR by hydrolyzing the SN-2 ester bond to yield the biologically inactive lyso-platelet-activating factor. It has specificity for phospholipid substrates with short-chain residues at the SN-2 position, but inactive against long-chain phospholipids. Deficiency in this enzyme is associated with many diseases including ASTHMA, and HYPERCHOLESTEROLEMIA.
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