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The structure of the low density lipoprotein from human serum

Harvey B. Pollard

The structure of the low density lipoprotein from human serum

by Harvey B. Pollard

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Written in English


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Statementby Harvey B. Pollard.
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LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 51791 (Q)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationvi, 152 leaves
Number of Pages152
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Open LibraryOL2019512M
LC Control Number90954791

1. Introduction. Low density lipoproteins (LDLs) are the principal transporter of cholesterol and fat in human blood. Circulating LDLs guarantee a constant supply of cholesterol for tissues and cells, whereas cholesterol is required for membrane synthesis, modulation of membrane fluidity and the regulation of cell signaling awordathought.com by: 4. Lipid Composition of the Major Human Serum Lipoprotein Density Classes in Different Types of Hyperlipoproteinemia.- III. Intracellular Lipoprotein Metabolism.- Role of the LDL Receptor in the Regulation of Cholesterol and Lipoprotein Metabolism.- Binding, Uptake, and Catabolism of Low Density (LDL) and High Density Lipoproteins (HDL) by.

In a normal fasting individual, low density lipoprotein concentrations range from - g/L. LDL constitutes 50% of the total lipoprotein mass in plasma and is the major carrier of cholesterol and cholesteryl esters. LDL levels strongly correlate with coronary heart disease. Purity: single arc by IEP against antisera to whole human serum. Objective: To assess the initial serum levels of lipids and lipoproteins and their correlations with the clinical outcome for patients with severe sepsis. The ability of high-density lipoprotein (HDL) to attenuate lipopolysaccharide (LPS)–induced cytokine production was also examined in vitro. Design: Prospective, observational cohort study.

Human low-density lipoprotein (LDL) is large protein complex (~, Da) that binds to a specific receptor on the surface of vertebrate cells and delivers cholesterol via receptor-mediated endocytosis—our labeled LDL complexes are useful tools for studying this phenomenon. Low-density lipoprotein (LDL) is a type of lipoprotein that transports cholesterol and triglycerides from the liver to peripheral tissues. LDL is one of the five major groups of lipoproteins; these groups include chylomicrons, very low-density lipoprotein (VLDL), intermediate-density lipoprotein (IDL), low-density lipoprotein, and high-density lipoprotein (HDL), although some alternative.


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The structure of the low density lipoprotein from human serum by Harvey B. Pollard Download PDF EPUB FB2

Low-density lipoprotein (LDL) is one of the five major groups of lipoprotein which transport all fat molecules around the body in the extracellular water. These groups, from least dense to most dense, are chylomicrons (aka ULDL by the overall density naming convention), very low-density lipoprotein (VLDL), intermediate-density lipoprotein (IDL), low-density lipoprotein and high-density.

Human serum low density lipoprotein was studied in solution by small-angle X-ray scattering techniques, in the presence of variable amounts of NaBr (used with the Cited by: Apolipoprotein E (APOE) is a protein involved in the metabolism of fats in the awordathought.com is implicated in Alzheimer's disease and cardiovascular disease.

APOE belongs to a family of fat-binding proteins called awordathought.com the circulation, it is present as part of several classes of lipoprotein particles, including chylomicron remnants, VLDL, IDL, and some awordathought.coms: APOE, AD2, APO-E, LDLCQ5.

Structure of low density lipoprotein (LDL) particles: Basis for understanding molecular changes in modified LDL. Pollard, A.M. Scanu, E.W. TaylorOn the geometrical arrangement of the protein subunits of human serum low-density lipoprotein: evidence for a dodecahedral awordathought.com by: Neutron scattering study of human serum low density lipoprotein Article (PDF Available) in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 72(6) · July with 22 Reads How we measure.

Low-density lipoprotein (LDL), often deemed the “bad cholesterol”, is a lipoprotein that carries cholesterol throughout the body via blood circulation. Due to its role in dispositioning cholesterol TO tissues and organs of the body, having high levels of LDL can lead to plaque formation in the arteries, possibly increasing the risk of heart Catalogue Number: Chapman, M.J., Goldstein, S.

and Mills, G.L. () Limited tryptic digestion of human serum low density lipoprotein: Isolation and characterisation of the protein deficient particle and of its awordathought.com: Lawrence P. Aggerbeck. Sep 01,  · Characteristics of subjects with very low serum LDL-C.

Table 1 shows the demographic and clinical characteristics of the subjects with very low serum LDL-C levels (≤ 40 mg/dL). Their mean age was years, and about 70% were awordathought.com by: 7.

Structure of human plasma low-density lipoproteins: molecular organization of the central core The structure of serum lipoproteins as analysed by Xray small-angle Ren G., Rudenko G., Ludtke S.

J., Deisenhofer J., Chiu W., Pownall H. Model of human low-density lipoprotein and bound receptor based on cryoEM. Proc. Natl. Cited by: 8. Human low density lipoproteins (LDL) were isolated and purified from individuals having widely differing serum lipid concentrations.

Very low density lipoproteins (VLDL) and high density lipoproteins (HDL) were also isolated and quantitated. HDL2 and HDL3 were separated by flotation velocity in the analytical ultracentrifuge and their relative weight percent determined.

The mean density of LDL Cited by: Because of the high cost of directly measuring HDL and LDL (low-density lipoprotein) protein particles, blood tests are commonly performed for the surrogate value, HDL-C, i.e.

the cholesterol associated with ApoA-1/HDL particles. In healthy individuals, about 30%. The structural transition of lipoprotein B (LpB) from human serum low density lipoproteins in the temperature range between 15° and 30°C was studied by analyzing the X-ray small angle scattering.

On the Subunit Structure of the Protein of Human Serum High Density Lipoprotein I. A STUDY Op’ ITS ~!AJOli POLI-PEPTIDE COMPOKINT (SEPHADEX, FRACTION III)* (Received for publication, March 22, ) CELINA EDELSTEIN, CEIAKG T.

LIM, AND ANGELO 3’1. SCAKTJ$ From the Departments of Medicine and Biochemistry, The TJrniversity of Chicago. lowering serum cholesterol, especially the low-density lipoprotein (LDL) component.

Cholesterol-reducing drugs, a low-cholesterol diet, exercise, and weight control can help. One form of cholesterol, high-density lipoprotein (HDL), is actually beneficial and helps to carry the harmful cholesterol out of.

THE JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY 0 by The American Society of Biological Chemists, Inc Vol.No. 14, Issue of July 15, pp.Printed in U.S.A. Structure and Function of Human Low Density Lipoproteins STUDIES USING PROTEOLYTIC CLEAVAGE BY PLASMA KALLIKREIN* (Received for publication, January 14, ) Masaharu Yamamoto, Subramanian.

Lipoprotein structure Ana Jonas (CM), very low-density (VLDL), low-density (LDL), and high-density (HDL) lipoproteins is based on their relative contents of protein and lipid that determine the densities of these lipoprotein classes. human HDL contain about 70% by.

Lipoprotein, low density (LDL) is synthesized by lipolysis and lipid transfer steps. They are formed from very low-density lipoprotein (VLDL) after uptake by LDL receptor in hepatocytes. LDL normal level of mg/dL is desirable in human plasma.

It is referred as bad cholesterol. Application. High density lipoproteins (HDLs) were first identified in the late s and early s as the smallest and densest of all the lipoprotein classes.

For many years, however, most of the attention of researchers in the lipoprotein field focused on the relationship between plasma low density lipoprotein cholesterol levels and the development of.

Lipoprotein Structure and Dynamics: Low Density Lipoprotein Viewed as a Highly Dynamic and Flexible Nanoparticle 5 and core regions exactly from each other. Accordingly, in some recent reports an additional hydrophobic interfacial layer composed of phospholipid acyl chains, FC, some CE molecules and hydrophobic protein domains is defined.

Summary: Apolipoprotein C-III is a very low density lipoprotein (VLDL) protein. APOC3 inhibits lipoprotein lipase and hepatic lipase; it is thought to delay catabolism of triglyceride-rich particles. The APOA1, APOC3 and APOA4 genes are closely linked in both rat and human genomes.

Lipoprotein (a) [Lp(a)], first described in is an inherited cholesterol-rich particle found in a density range of g/ml. The suggestion that Lp(a) might be a risk factor for cardiovascular diseases was first made by Dahlen et al.

[ 1 ] who found out that individuals with angina pectoris exhibit an “extra pre-β-band” in Cited by: 1.M. Navab, S. S. Imes, S. Y. Hama et al., “Monocyte transmigration induced by modification of low density lipoprotein in cocultures of human aortic wall cells is due to induction of monocyte chemotactic protein 1 synthesis and is abolished by high density lipoprotein,” Journal of Clinical Investigation, vol.

88, no. 6, pp. –, Cited by: 8.C. High density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol Low serum concentrations of HDL-cholesterol are associated with increased risk for CHD. Coronary risk increases markedly as the HDL concentration decreases from to 30 mg/dL. A low HDL-cholesterol concentration is considered to be a value below 35 mg/dL, and high HDL, >60 mg/dL.