apolipoprotein E

Definitions

General Science

  • noun a compound found in three forms which transports lipids within the cell and across cell membranes

Medical

  • noun a compound found in three varieties which transport lipids within the cell and across cell membranes, the genes for two of which are linked with increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease.
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