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VLDL production

by on February 23, 2011

VLDL2 largely arises from VLDL11,2, although some is produced in the liver, dependent on cholesterol synthesis, cholesterol ester availability and microsomal transfer protein activity.

References
1Packard, C. J., A. Gaw, T. Demant, and J. Shepherd. 1995. Development and application of a multicompartmental model to study very low density lipoprotein subfraction metabolism.J. Lipid Res.36:172–187.

2Stalenhoef, A. F., M. J. Malloy, J. P. Kane, and R. J. Havel. 1984. Metabolism of apolipoproteins B-48 and B-100 of triglyceriderich
lipoproteins in normal and lipoprotein lipase-deficient humans. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 81: 1839–1843.

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