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Apolipoprotein B-100

A 513-kDa protein synthesized in the LIVER. It serves as the major structural protein of low-density lipoproteins (LIPOPROTEINS, LDL; LIPOPROTEINS, VLDL). It is the ligand for the LDL receptor (RECEPTORS, LDL) that promotes cellular binding and internalization of LDL particles.

Year introduced: 2007 (1983)

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Tree Number(s): D10.532.091.300.249, D12.776.070.400.300.249, D12.776.521.120.300.249

MeSH Unique ID: D053299

Entry Terms:

  • Apolipoprotein B 100
  • ApoB-100
  • ApoB 100
  • Apo B-100
  • Apo B 100
  • Apo-B-100

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