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1. Briefly define the following (i.e., is it a receptor? If so what type of receptor? etc.) And provide a one sentence description of the biological function or role in the study.
a. AhR. AhR is aryl hydrocarbon receptor that is involved in hyperlipidemia (Wu 1260). It is also involved in environmental chemical-induced organ toxicity (Sherr 1245).
b. ApoE-/-. It is apoliprotein. ApoE-/- mice are found to have increased chances of developing ischemic heart diseases as a result of exposure to 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD) and AhR activation (Wu 1260).
c. CH223191. It is Continue reading...