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reverse cholesterol transport (GO:0043691)
Annotations: Rat: (13) Mouse: (13) Human: (18) Chinchilla: (11) Bonobo: (11) Dog: (13) Squirrel: (11) Pig: (13)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cholesterol efflux +   
cholesterol import +   
cholesterol transport involved in cholesterol storage  
intestinal cholesterol absorption +   
intracellular cholesterol transport +   
low-density lipoprotein particle disassembly involved in cholesterol transport 
negative regulation of cholesterol transport +   
positive regulation of cholesterol transport +   
regulation of cholesterol transport +   
reverse cholesterol transport +   
The directed movement of peripheral cell cholesterol, cholest-5-en-3-beta-ol, towards the liver for catabolism.

Definition Sources: GOC:ecd, PMID:7751809

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