Term Information [More information on very-low-density lipoprotein particle]

Accession
GO:0034361
Name
very-low-density lipoprotein particle
Ontology
cellular_component
Synonyms
VLDL complex, VLDL particle, very-low-density lipoprotein complex
Definition
A triglyceride-rich lipoprotein particle that is typically composed of APOB100, APOE and APOCs and has a density of about 1.006 g/ml and a diameter of between 20-80 nm. It is found in blood and transports endogenous products (newly synthesized cholesterol and triglycerides) from the liver. Source: GOC:expert_pt, GOC:rl, GOC:mah, GOC:BHF
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0034361 at QuickGO
Subset
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Ancestors of very-low-density lipoprotein particle (GO:0034361)
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very-low-density lipoprotein particle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cellular_component (GO:0005575)
very-low-density lipoprotein particle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) extracellular region (GO:0005576)
very-low-density lipoprotein particle [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) macromolecular complex (GO:0032991)
very-low-density lipoprotein particle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) extracellular region part (GO:0044421)
very-low-density lipoprotein particle [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) protein-lipid complex (GO:0032994)
very-low-density lipoprotein particle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) extracellular space (GO:0005615)
very-low-density lipoprotein particle [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) lipoprotein particle (GO:1990777)
very-low-density lipoprotein particle [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) plasma lipoprotein particle (GO:0034358)
very-low-density lipoprotein particle [is_a relation] is_a  triglyceride-rich lipoprotein particle (GO:0034385)

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