apolipoprotein

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ap·o·lip·o·pro·tein

 (ăp′ə-lĭp′ō-prō′tēn′, -tē-ĭn, -lī′pō-)
n.
Any of various proteins that bind to insoluble lipids to form the soluble lipoproteins, such as HDL and LDL, that transport triglycerides and cholesterol within the body.

apolipoprotein

(ˌæpəˌlɪpəʊˈprəʊtiːn; -ˌlaɪ-)
n
(Biochemistry) any of a group of glycoproteins that form part of the structure of lipoproteins, some of which have been associated with Alzheimer's disease
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Objective: To review the functional mechanism of apolipoprotein J (apoJ) in the process of atherosclerosis and the feasibility of apoJ as a therapeutic endpoint.
Apolipoprotein J (apoJ), also known as clusterin (CLU), which is tightly associated with both lipid and apoAl in HDLs in blood, has been proposed as such biomarker through numerous researches.
Distribution and synthesis of apolipoprotein J in the atherosclerotic aorta.