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LDLR wt Allele

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LDLR wt Allele Definition

Human LDLR wild-type allele is located in the vicinity of 19p13.3 and is approximately 44 kb in length. This allele, which encodes low-density lipoprotein receptor protein, is involved in cholesterol biosynthesis. Mutations in the gene result in autosomal dominant disorder, familial hypercholesterolemia.

LDLR wt Allele Synonyms

LDLR wt Allele, FH, FHC, LDLR, Low Density Lipoprotein Receptor (Familial Hypercholesterolemia) wt Allele

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