Laboratory for Molecular Diagnostics
Center for Nephrology and Metabolic Disorders

Apolipoprotein F deficiency

Apolipoprotein F deficiency is defined as absence of the protein from plasma. No lipid abnormalities are observed. Whether the progression of atherosclerosis is changed has yet to be determined.

Systematic

Apolipoprotein deficiency
APOA5
APOB
APOC1
APOC2
APOC3
APOE
APOL1
APOM
Apolipoprotein A1 deficiency
Apolipoprotein A2 deficiency
Apolipoprotein F deficiency
APOF
Apolipoprotein H deficiency
CLU

References:

1.

Lagor WR et al. (2009) Overexpression of apolipoprotein F reduces HDL cholesterol levels in vivo.

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Olofsson SO et al. (1978) Isolation and partial characterization of a new acidic apolipoprotein (apolipoprotein F) from high density lipoproteins of human plasma.

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Lagor WR et al. (2012) The effects of apolipoprotein F deficiency on high density lipoprotein cholesterol metabolism in mice.

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Koren E et al. (1982) Isolation and characterization of simple and complex lipoproteins containing apolipoprotein F from human plasma.

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Day JR et al. (1994) Purification and molecular cloning of human apolipoprotein F.

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6.

Wang X et al. (1999) Molecular cloning and expression of lipid transfer inhibitor protein reveals its identity with apolipoprotein F.

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OMIM.ORG article

Omim 107760 [^]
Update: April 29, 2019