Lipoproteins - SlideShare

Apr 24, 2015 · LIPOPROTEINS Definition: A lipoprotein is a biochemical assembly that contains both proteins and lipids , bound to the proteins , which allow fats to move thro… Slideshare uses cookies to improve functionality and performance, and to provide you with relevant advertising.…

Lipoproteins- structure, classification, metabolism and ...

Dec 22, 2013 · Lipoproteins- structure, classification, metabolism and clinical significance ... Lipoproteins- structure, classification, metabolism and clinical significance ... These are oriented so that their polar groups face outward to the aqueous medium. The protein moiety of a lipoprotein is known as an apolipoprotein or apoprotein. ...…

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Sep 20, 2011 · SlideShare Explorar Pesquisar Voc ... Lipoprotein (a)• Lp(a) has very similar structure as LDL• it contains additional apoprotein molecule (a) [apo(a)], that iscovalently attached to apo B-100• apo(a) has homologous structure with plazminogen• large quantities Lp(a) in plasma are associated with the increasedrisk of coronary heart ...…

Lipids And Lipoproteins authorSTREAM

Dec 04, 2009 · Slide 10: Breakdown of triglyceride facilitated by hormones such as: lipase, lipoprotein lipase (LPL), epinephrine and cortisol. LPL attach to haparan sulfate stalks in the capillaries as the triglyceride rich lipoproteins (chylomicrons and VLDL) circulate- triglycerides are hydrolyzed as they come into contact with LPL.…

Cholesterol, Triglycerides, and Associated Lipoproteins ...

Cholesterol, triglycerides, and high-density lipoproteins are important constituents of the lipid fraction of the human body. Cholesterol is an unsaturated alcohol of the steroid family of compounds; it is essential for the normal function of all animal cells and is a fundamental element of their cell membranes. It is also a precursor of various critical substances such as adrenal and gonadal ...Cited by: 26…

Lipoprotein(a) - Wikipedia

Lipoprotein(a) is a low-density lipoprotein variant containing a protein called apolipoprotein(a). Genetic and epidemiologic studies have identified lipoprotein(a) as a risk factor for atherosclerosis and related diseases, such as coronary heart disease and stroke.Aliases: LPA, AK38, APOA, LP, Lipoprotein(a), Lp(a)…

Disorders of Lipoprotein Metabolism - PPT authorSTREAM

Apr 14, 2011 · Disorders of Lipoprotein Metabolism - PPT - authorSTREAM Presentation. AUTOSOMAL DOMINANT HYPERCHOLESTEROLEMIA: AUTOSOMAL DOMINANT HYPERCHOLESTEROLEMIA Familial hypercholesterolemia is the most common of these and is caused by defects in the LDL receptor (LDLR) gene. 1 in 500 Familial defective apolipoprotein B-100, caused by mutations in the ……