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L7527 Sigma

Lipoprotein, very low density from human plasma

≥95% (SDS-PAGE), solution

Synonym: Pre-β-lipoprotein, VLDL, Very low density lipoprotein

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Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

Inhibits DNA synthesis in lymphocytes activated by the nonspecific mitogen concanavalin A (Con A).

VLDL (Very low density lipoprotein) may be used to study the mechanisms and effects of very low density receptors (VLDLR). VLDL is used as a potential source of fatty acids that support cardiac energy metabolism. VLDL is often studied to differentiate its effects from those of chylomicrons.

Other Notes

View more information on lipoprotein function and lipid transport at www.sigma-aldrich.com/enzymeexplorer

Physical form

Solution in 150 mM NaCl and 0.01% EDTA, pH 7.4

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
2

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Protocols & Articles

Articles

Cholesterol Transport

Since cholesterol is a water-insoluble molecule it must be packaged for transport within the plasma. The particles that package cholesterol, cholesteryl esters, and triglycerides for transport, are c...
BioFiles 2007, 2.7, 13.
Keywords: Esterifications, Ligands

Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Heart Disease

The potential for the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease through increased dietary intake of omega-3 (w-3) fish oils is not a recent scientific discovery. A historically important stu...
BioFiles 2007, 2.2, 14.
Keywords: Anti-inflammatory agents, Biochemistry, Cardiovascular, Clinical, Degradations, Esterifications, Immunology, Inflammation, Lipid Metabolism, Metabolism, Metabolites, Methods, Nutrition, Oxidations, Transcription

Plasma Derived Proteins and Enzymes

Despite their complexity, blood and plasma are abundant biological resources for the discovery of drug targets and biomarkers for human disease. It is estimated that plasma may contain as many as 40,...
BioFiles 2006, 1.5, 2.
Keywords: Applications, Gas chromatography, Type

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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