apolipoprotein


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apolipoprotein

[¦a·pō¦li·pō′prō‚tēn]
(biochemistry)
A protein that combines with a lipid to form a lipoprotein.
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Apolipoprotein A-IV binds alphaIIbbeta3 integrin and inhibits thrombosis.
After analytical validation, the multiplex apolipoprotein test was secured in the ISO 15189:2012 quality system of the department.
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Brunner, "Methodological problems in genetic association studies of longevity-the apolipoprotein E gene as an example," International Journal of Epidemiology, vol.
Apolipoprotein E gene polymorphism and polycystic ovary syndrome patients in Western Anatolia, Turkey.
Recently, some studies have found that apolipoprotein E (ApoE), ApoA1, ApoD, and ApoJ play important roles in the initiation, progression, and prognosis of PD.[10],[12],[13],[14],[15]
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Apolipoprotein A-I mimetics and high-density lipoprotein function.
Apolipoprotein E (ApoE) as the main carrier of lipids in the brain is thought to be especially important for repair mechanisms in the central nervous system (CNS) (1-3).
Furthermore, the presence of NAFLD could account for increased carotid intimamedia thickness (cIMT) and a more dysregulated lipid and apolipoprotein profile[39].
Key words: Familial hypercholesterolemia, Apolipoprotein B, autosomal dominant, polymorphism, risk assessment.
Primary and key secondary endpoints will examine the effects of AC-1204 on memory and cognition as measured by the Alzheimer's Disease Assessment Scale-cognitive subscale (ADAS-Cog) and global function as measured by the Alzheimer's Disease Study Cooperative Study - Clinical Global Impression of Change (ADCS-CGIC) after 26 weeks among non-carriers of the epsilon 4 variant of the gene apolipoprotein E (APOE4).