https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compound/Cholesterol

Cholesterol | C27H46O | CID 5997 - structure, chemical names, physical and chemical properties, classification, patents, literature, biological activities, ...

https://www.britannica.com/science/cholesterol

Apr 25, 2019 ... Cholesterol, a waxy substance that is present in blood plasma and in all animal tissues. Chemically, cholesterol is an organic compound ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cholesterol

Cholesterol is an organic molecule. It is a sterol (or modified steroid), a type of lipid. Cholesterol ... in solid form in gallstones in 1769. However, it was not until 1815 that chemist Michel Eugène Chevreul named the compound "cholesterine".

http://www.chemspider.com/Chemical-Structure.5775.html

Structure, properties, spectra, suppliers and links for: Cholesterol, 57-88-5.

https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Structural_Biochemistry/Lipids/Cholesterol

Cholesterol is a lipid with a unique structure consisting of four fused hydrocarbon rings forming the bulky steroid structure. There is a hydrocarbon tail linked to ...

http://www.chemistryexplained.com/Ce-Co/Cholesterol.html

Cholesterol is the most abundant sterol in animal tissues, making up as much as 25 percent of cell membranes. Cholesterol may be found free or as part of ...

https://www.cdc.gov/cholesterol/ldl_hdl.htm

Oct 31, 2017 ... Two types of proteins called “lipoproteins” carry cholesterol in the blood: LDL and HDL. High LDL levels raise your risk for heart disease and ...

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0039128X14000361

This review article presents advances in cholesterol chemistry since 2000. Various transformations (chemical, enzymatic, electrochemical, etc.) of cholesterol are ...

http://www.scienceofcooking.com/cholesterol.htm

The name originates from the Greek chole- (bile) and stereos (solid), and the chemical suffix -ol for an alcohol, as researchers first identified cholesterol in solid ...

https://www.sciencedirect.com/topics/agricultural-and-biological-sciences/cholesterol

Larry R. Engelking, in Textbook of Veterinary Physiological Chemistry (Third Edition), ... Any chemical that affects cholesterol homeostasis may therefore be ...