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GO term:low-density lipoprotein particle binding
Synonym: LDL binding
GO id:GO:0030169
Definition:Interacting selectively and non-covalently with a low-density lipoprotein particle, a lipoprotein particle that is rich in cholesterol esters and low in triglycerides, is typically composed of APOB100 and APOE, and has a density of 1.02-1.06 g/ml and a diameter of between 20-25 nm.
Number of paths to term: 1

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
regulatesdenotes a 'regulates' relationship
positively-regulatesdenotes a 'positively-regulates' relationship
negatively-regulatesdenotes a 'negatively-regulates' relationship

                        is-amacromolecular complex binding
                                is-aprotein-lipid complex binding
                                        is-alipoprotein particle binding
                                                is-achylomicron binding
                                                is-ahigh-density lipoprotein particle binding
                                                is-aintermediate-density lipoprotein particle binding
                                                is-alow-density lipoprotein particle binding [GO:0030169] (15 genes, 19 annotations)
                                                is-avery-low-density lipoprotein particle binding

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