sterol regulatory element binding protein

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sterol regulatory element binding protein

[¦ste‚rȯl ¦reg·yə·lə‚tȯr·ē ‚el·ə·mənt ′bīnd·iŋ ‚prō‚tēn]
(biochemistry)
A transcription factor required for the active transcription of genes that encode the low-density lipoprotein receptor and enzymes in cholesterol synthesis.