Definitions for "Chylomicron"
a protein coated sphere containing fats which is synthesized by the small intestine. Chylomicrons are transported to the liver via the lacteal and closed circulation
A package of lipids synthesized in small intestinal epithelial cells and delivered into intestinal lymphatic vessels. Consists of triglycerides, cholesterol and lipoproteins.
A very small emulsified lipoprotein that transports fat in the blood.