Published in Gene Therapy Weekly, November 15th, 1999
Apolipoprotein E is a key protein involved in the transport and disposal of cholesterol in the body. Sitting on the surface of circulating blood-fat particles, apo E normally binds to liver cells, to help rid the body of cholesterol. There are three variants of apo E.
Lead investigator of the study, Angelo Scuteri, MD, PhD, of the U.S. National Institute of Aging in Baltimore, Maryland, says research suggests that one of the...
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