News Update on Lipoprotein Research: Feb – 2020

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Lipoprotein Lipase LIPOPROTEIN lipase, a hydrolytic enzyme produced by many tissues, is rate-limiting for the removal of lipoprotein triglycerides from the circulation. It also has distinct roles in many normal tissues, also as a crucial role in certain metabolic diseases, including obesity. quite 40 years ago, Hahn noticed that intravenous heparin totally cleared diet-induced lipemia in dogs.1 The addition of heparin to plasma in vitro didn’t reproduce this effect, suggesting that the causative agent was released into plasma by heparin … Continue reading “News Update on Lipoprotein Research: Feb – 2020”