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macrophage scavenger receptor


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1 a glycoprotein membrane receptor of macrophages and sinusoidal endothelial cells that binds and mediates uptake of oxidized low‐density lipoproteins (LDL). It is implicated in deposition of cholesterol into arterial walls during atherogenesis.

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Subjects: Chemistry.


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