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The Mouse Adult Gross Anatomy Ontology and Mammalian Phenotype Ontology are downloaded weekly from the Mouse Genome Informatics databases at Jackson Laboratories ( For more information about these ontologies, see the MGI Publications Page at

Term:increased sterol level
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Definition:greater level of any of a group of predominantly unsaturated solid alcohols of the steroid group, usually with a hydroxyl group (OH) attached to the third carbon atom, and are present in the fatty tissues of plants and animals; sterols may be found either as free sterols, acylated, alkylated, sulfated, or linked to a glycoside moiety which can be itself acylated
Synonyms:exact_synonym: increased steroid alcohol level

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  mammalian phenotype 0
    homeostasis/metabolism phenotype 0
      abnormal homeostasis 0
        abnormal lipid homeostasis 0
          abnormal lipid level 0
            abnormal sterol level 0
              increased sterol level 0
                increased brain sterol level + 0
                increased cholesterol level + 0
                increased phytosterol level + 0
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