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very‐low‐density lipoprotein

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 118 words.

abbr.: VLDL; a class of lipoproteins found in blood plasma in many animals (data normally relate to humans). VLDL

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very‐low‐density‐lipoprotein receptor

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 62 words.

abbr.: VLDL receptor; a membrane protein that binds VLDL, accumulates in clathrin‐coated pits, and internalizes VLDL. It has a

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Corrigendum to: Low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 1 mediates hypoxia-induced very low density lipoprotein-cholesteryl ester uptake and accumulation in cardiomyocytes

Roi Cal, José Castellano, Elena Revuelta-López, Rosa Aledo, Montse Barriga, Jordi Farré, Gemma Vilahur, Laura Nasarre, Leif Hove-Madsen, Lina Badimon and Vicenta Llorente-Cortés.

in Cardiovascular Research

September 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 75 words.

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VLDL

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 5 words.

abbr. for very‐low‐density lipoprotein.

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VLDL

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 6 words.

Abbrev. for very low-density lipoprotein.

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apolipoprotein B

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 59 words.

abbr.: ApoB; a major protein constituent of chylomicrons, very‐low‐density lipoprotein and low‐density lipoprotein. It exists in two forms: B‐100

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plasma cholesterol

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

(in medical biochemistry) the concentration of cholesterol in blood plasma. In human blood, cholesterol occurs as a component of all plasma lipoproteins, but especially...

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VLDL

John Lackie.

in A Dictionary of Biomedicine

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Clinical Medicine. 38 words.

Plasma *lipoprotein with density of 0.94–1.006 g/L (very low density lipoprotein). The protein content (~10%) is lower than that of ...

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apolipoprotein E

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 86 words.

abbr.: ApoE; an apolipoprotein that constitutes 10–20% of very‐low‐density lipoprotein. It mediates binding, internalization and catabolism of lipoprotein particles,

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VLDL

David A. Bender.

in A Dictionary of Food and Nutrition

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 33 words.

Very low density lipoprotein, assembled in the liver, containing both newly synthesized triacylglycerol and that from chylomicron remnants, as

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VLDL

David A. Bender.

in A Dictionary of Food and Nutrition

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 33 words.

Very low density lipoprotein, assembled in the liver, containing both newly synthesized triacylglycerol and that from chylomicron remnants, as

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gemfibrozil

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 46 words.

n. a drug used to lower levels of *very low-density lipoproteins in patients with *hypertriglyceridaemia who have not

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lipoprotein lipase

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 37 words.

an enzyme that catalyses the hydrolysis of triglycerides in *chylomicrons and *very low-density lipoproteins to free fatty acids,

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plasma lipoproteins

Overview page. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics.

A multicomponent complex of proteins and lipids circulating in the plasma. Plasma lipoproteins are grouped by their densities into four classes: high-density lipoproteins (HDL), low-density...

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apolipoprotein A-IV

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

abbr.: ApoA‐IV; an apolipoprotein that is a major component of high‐density lipoprotein and chylomicrons. It is involved in the catabolism of chylomicrons and very‐low‐density...

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apolipoprotein C-II

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

abbr.: ApoC‐II; a component of very‐low‐density lipoprotein (VLDL), and an activator of several triacylglycerol lipases. It has a reversible association with plasma...

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lipoprotein

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

n. one of a group of compounds, found in blood plasma and lymph, each consisting of a protein (see apolipoprotein) combined with a lipid (which may be cholesterol, a...

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gemfibrozil n.

Edited by Elizabeth Martin.

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 49 words.

a drug used to lower levels of *very low-density lipoproteins in patients with *hypertriglyceridaemia who have not responded to diet, weight reduction, or exercise (...

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hepatic lipase

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 70 words.

EC 3.1.1.3; an enzyme that hydrolyses triacylglycerols and phosphoproteins present in chylomicron and very‐low‐density lipoprotein remnants. It is a glycoprotein

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remnant hyperlipidemia

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 70 words.

a combined hypercholesterolemia and hypertriglyceridemia due to excessive chylomicron and very‐low‐density lipoprotein (VLDL) remnants in plasma. It is

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