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very low density lipoprotein

Miquel Porta

Edited by John M. Last

in A Dictionary of Public Health

Second edition

Published online May 2018 | e-ISBN: 9780191844386

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A lipoprotein with a density of 0.950 to 1.006 kg/liter that consists of 6% to 10% protein, 15% to 20% phospholipids, 20% to 30% cholesterol, and 45% to 65% triglycerides. It is implicated in the pathogenesis of atheroma....

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