Figure 26.16. Schematic Model of Low-Density Lipoprotein.

Figure 26.16Schematic Model of Low-Density Lipoprotein

The LDL particle is approximately 22 nm (220 Å) in diameter.

From: Section 26.3, The Complex Regulation of Cholesterol Biosynthesis Takes Place at Several Levels

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Berg JM, Tymoczko JL, Stryer L.
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