apolipoprotein D

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

A lipocalin (189 aa) mainly a component of HDL, found in plasma as a homodimer or as a heterodimer with ApoA2. It is involved in the transport of various ligands, including bilin, and is also found in a macromolecular complex with lecithin–cholesterol acyltransferase.

Subjects: Medicine and Health — Chemistry.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.