Table 4

Calculating the steady-state level of intestinal cholesterol
The steady-state level of intestinal cholesterol
Weight of intestine 70*30=2100 g
Number of 100 g segments in intestine 2100/100=21
Total amount of cholesterol equals the number of 100 g segments times 150 mg 21*150 mg
Total 3150 mg

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Mc Auley et al. BMC Systems Biology 2012 6:130   doi:10.1186/1752-0509-6-130

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