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apob

[′ā‚päb]
(meteorology)
An observation of pressure, temperature, and relative humidity taken aloft by means of an aerometeorograph; a type of aircraft sounding.
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Corresponding values for apolipoprotein B were 4, 4, 4, 4, 4, 4, 5, and 6 mg/dL in individuals without diabetes, respectively, and 17, 16, 16, 16, 17, 18, 24, and 26 mg/dL in individuals with diabetes, respectively.
Table 19: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis for Apolipoprotein B Tests by Geographic Region -United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-58
Reference interval for plasma apolipoprotein B determined with a standardized commercial immunoturbidimetric assay: results from the Framingham Offspring Study.
A truncated species of apolipoprotein B (1367) in a kindred with familial hypobetalipoproteinemia.
They may also prevent and treat various cardiovascular diseases by lowering cholesterol, triglyceride and apolipoprotein B levels.
Apolipoprotein AI (ApoAI) [3] is the major protein in HDL (1), and apolipoprotein B (ApoB) is the major protein in LDL.
They have also been shown to be effective in lowering cholesterol, triglyceride and apolipoprotein B levels.
This small, cholesterol-depleted LDL subspecies is particularly atherogenic and is the cause of the increase in serum apolipoprotein B (apo B) in hyperapobetalipoproteinemia, which is disproportionately greater than the increase in LDL-cholesterol (10).
Apolipoprotein B (apoB), (4) a large amphipathic glycoprotein, plays a central role in human lipoprotein metabolism.