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very low density lipoprotein

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health — Chemistry.

(VLDL) a lipoprotein that is the precursor of low-density lipoprotein (LDL). Containing triglycerides and cholesterol, it is produced in the liver and circulates in the bloodstream, where...

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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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Common CD36 SNPs reduce protein expression and may contribute to a protective atherogenic profile

Latisha Love-Gregory, Richard Sherva, Timothy Schappe, Jian-Shen Qi, Jennifer McCrea, Samuel Klein, Margery A. Connelly and Nada A. Abumrad.

in Human Molecular Genetics

January 2011; p ublished online October 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 5227 words.

Membrane CD36 functions in the uptake of fatty acids (FAs), oxidized lipoproteins and in signal transduction after binding these ligands. In rodents, CD36 is implicated in abnormal lipid...

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Altered cholesterol metabolism in human apolipoprotein E4 knock-in mice

Hiroki Hamanaka, Yuko Katoh-Fukui, Kazuo Suzuki, Mariko Kobayashi, Rika Suzuki, Yoshiko Motegi, Yoko Nakahara, Aya Takeshita, Mizue Kawai, Koichi Ishiguro, Minesuke Yokoyama and Shinobu C. Fujita.

in Human Molecular Genetics

February 2000; p ublished online February 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 7657 words.

The ε 4 allele of apolipoprotein E (apoE) is associated with an increased risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease (AD). To accurately determine the...

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Hepatic Tm6sf2 overexpression affects cellular ApoB-trafficking, plasma lipid levels, hepatic steatosis and atherosclerosis

Nicole Ehrhardt, Michael E. Doche, Shuang Chen, Hui Z. Mao, Meghan T. Walsh, Candy Bedoya, Maha Guindi, Weidong Xiong, Joseph Ignatius Irudayam, Jahangir Iqbal, Sebastien Fuchs, Samuel W. French, M. Mahmood Hussain, Moshe Arditi, Vaithilingaraja Arumugaswami and Miklós Péterfy.

in Human Molecular Genetics

July 2017; p ublished online April 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 8301 words.


The human transmembrane 6 superfamily member 2 (TM6SF2) gene has been implicated in plasma lipoprotein metabolism, alcoholic and non-alcoholic fatty...

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Novel functional APOB mutations outside LDL-binding region causing familial hypercholesterolaemia

Ana Catarina Alves, Aitor Etxebarria, Anne Katherine Soutar, Cesar Martin and Mafalda Bourbon.

in Human Molecular Genetics

April 2014; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 5881 words.

Familial hypercholesterolaemia (FH) is characterized by increased circulating low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol leading to premature atherosclerosis and coronary heart disease....

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Construction of multiple linear regression models using blood biomarkers for selecting against abdominal fat traits in broilers

J Q Dong, X Y Zhang, S Z Wang, X F Jiang, K Zhang, G W Ma, M Q Wu, H Li and H Zhang.

in Poultry Science

January 2018; p ublished online November 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 5013 words.


Plasma very low-density lipoprotein (VLDL) can be used to select for low body fat or abdominal fat (AF) in broilers, but its correlation with AF is...

Deep molecular phenotypes link complex disorders and physiological insult to CpG methylation

Shaza B Zaghlool, Dennis O Mook-Kanamori, Sara Kader, Nisha Stephan, Anna Halama, Rudolf Engelke, Hina Sarwath, Eman K Al-Dous, Yasmin A Mohamoud, Werner Roemisch-Margl, Jerzy Adamski, Gabi Kastenmüller, Nele Friedrich, Alessia Visconti, Pei-Chien Tsai, Tim Spector, Jordana T Bell, Mario Falchi, Annika Wahl, Melanie Waldenberger, Annette Peters, Christian Gieger, Marija Pezer, Gordan Lauc, Johannes Graumann, Joel A Malek and Karsten Suhre.

in Human Molecular Genetics

March 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 9861 words.


Epigenetic regulation of cellular function provides a mechanism for rapid organismal adaptation to changes in health, lifestyle and environment....

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Serum high-density lipoprotein (HDL) inhibits in vitro enterohemolysin (EHly) activity produced by enteropathogenic Escherichia coli

Patricia M.S. Figueirêdo, Cleide F. Catani and Tomomasa Yano.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

August 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 2552 words.


Enterohemolysin (EHly) produced by Escherichia coli shows hemolytic activity towards washed erythrocytes from different animal species on blood agar...