Perturbations of Lipid Metabolism Indexed by Lipidomic Biomarkers
AbstractThe lipidome of the liver and the secreted circulating lipoproteins can now be interrogated conveniently by automated mass spectrometric methods. Multivariate analysis of the liver and serum lipid composition in various animal modes or in human patients has pointed to specific molecular species markers. The perturbations of lipid metabolism can be categorized on the basis of three basic pathological mechanisms: (1) an accelerated rate of de novo lipogenesis; (2) perturbation of the peroxisome pathway of ether-lipid and very-long-chain fatty acid biosynthesis; (3) a change in the rate of interconversion of essential omega-3 and -6 polyunsaturated fatty acids. This review provides examples to illustrate the practicalities of lipidomic studies in biomedicine.
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Lamaziere, A.; Wolf, C.; Quinn, P.J. Perturbations of Lipid Metabolism Indexed by Lipidomic Biomarkers. Metabolites 2012, 2, 1-18.
Lamaziere A, Wolf C, Quinn PJ. Perturbations of Lipid Metabolism Indexed by Lipidomic Biomarkers. Metabolites. 2012; 2(1):1-18.Chicago/Turabian Style
Lamaziere, Antonin; Wolf, Claude; Quinn, Peter J. 2012. "Perturbations of Lipid Metabolism Indexed by Lipidomic Biomarkers." Metabolites 2, no. 1: 1-18.