Send us a Message

Submit Data |  Help |  Video Tutorials |  News |  Publications |  Download |  REST API |  Citing RGD |  Contact   

Ontology Browser

calculated plasma low density lipoprotein cholesterol level (CMO:0001245)
Annotations: Rat: (1) Mouse: (0) Human: (0) Chinchilla: (0) Bonobo: (0) Dog: (0) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (0) Naked Mole-rat: (0) Green Monkey: (0)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
calculated plasma low density lipoprotein cholesterol level +   
The amount of low density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) in a specified volume of blood plasma where the value was derived by a mathematical process or computation rather than being measured directly. The calculation can be made using any of several computational formulas, e.g. the Friedewald (1972) Formula: LDL = TC - HDL - TG/5.0 (mg/dL), or the 'Iranian' (2008) Formula: LDL = TC/1.19 + TG/1.9 - HDL/1.1 - 38 (mg/dL).

Exact Synonyms: calculated plasma LDL-C level
Definition Sources: Merriam-Webster:Merriam-Websters_Online_Dictionary--11th_Ed, PMID:18426324, PMID:4337382

paths to the root