Receptor feasts on sugar and cholesterol

Joseph T. Rodgers, Pere Puigserver

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3 Scopus citations


The nuclear hormone receptor LXR - best known for sensing cholesterol metabolites - also responds to glucose. The findings give LXR a central role in modulating the body's response to metabolic inputs.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)128-129
Number of pages2
JournalNature Medicine
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 2007
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology
  • General Medicine


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