• Thus data on molec- ular biology, on hormonal regulation of apolipoprotein synthesis, on lipoprotein receptors and enzyme induction are discussed together with the large field of oral contraceptive use, postmenopausal estrogen sub- stitution, lipid disorders in diabetes mellitus, in thyroid dysfunction, in adrenal insufficiency and in glucocorticoid application. (springer.com)
  • This entry represents a domain superfamily found in a group of bacterial lipoproteins, such as YajI from Escherichia coli or SadB from Salmonella typhimurium. (ebi.ac.uk)
  • Synthesis of lipoprotein complexes in the small intestine, liver, and blood plasma and their delivery to peripheral tissues of the body. (britannica.com)
  • A trimeric lipoprotein assists in trimeric autotransporter biogenesis in enterobacteria. (ebi.ac.uk)
  • Studies have consistently shown that coronary heart disease (CHD) risk is correlated closely with low density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol levels. (ecrjournal.com)
  • High density lipoprotein as a protective factor against coronary heart disease. (springer.com)
  • Detection and quantification of lipoprotein(a) in the arterial wall of 107 coronary bypass patients. (nii.ac.jp)
  • 20 years, textbooks of medicine and guidelines for cardiovascular risk screening have suggested that elevated levels of lipoprotein(a) [Lp(a)] are a risk marker for coronary heart disease in white populations, but not among blacks. (ahajournals.org)
  • A lipoprotein is a biochemical assembly whose purpose is to transport hydrophobic lipid (a.k.a. fat) molecules in water, as in blood or extracellular fluid. (wikipedia.org)
  • A monoclonal antibody called AMG145 reduced lipoprotein(a) by one-third in patients with familial hypercholesterolemia who were already on statins, a subanalysis of a randomized trial found. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Lpp, along with another lipoprotein called Pal, maintains the stability of the cell envelope by attaching the outer membrane to the cell wall. (wikipedia.org)