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What does HMGCoA stand for?

HMGCoA stands for 3-hydroxy-3-methyl glutaryl coenzyme A


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HMG-CoA Reductase Inhibitor Aka: HMG-CoA Reductase Inhibitor, 3-Hydroxy-3-Methyl-Glutaryl Coenzyme.
The key step in the biosynthesis of cholesterol is the conversion of 3-hydroxy-3-methyl-glutaryl-Coenzyme A to mevalonate by HMG CoA reductase. This is the rate limiting step in cholesterol biosynthesis.
A considerable amount of researches on the possible extrathyroidal effects of TSH has been published. For example, positive associations between the TSH level and waist circumference, body mass index and blood pressure have been described [10-12]. Regarding lipid metabolism, our previous study [13] indicated that TSH might up-regulate hepatic 3-hydroxy-3-methyl-glutaryl coenzyme.
It is a hypolipidaemic statin which competitively inhibits the conversion of 3-hydroxy-3-methyl glutaryl coenzyme A (HMG CoA) to mevalonate. The drug. More details.