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GO term:high-density lipoprotein particle
Synonym: HDL2
Synonym: HDL3
Synonym: HDL complex
Synonym: HDL particle
Synonym: high-density lipoprotein class complex
GO id:GO:0034364
Definition:A lipoprotein particle with a high density (typically 1.063-1.21 g/ml) and a diameter of 5-10 nm that contains APOAs and may contain APOCs and APOE; found in blood and carries lipids from body tissues to the liver as part of the reverse cholesterol transport process.
Number of paths to term: 5

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


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-aextracellular region
                        part-ofextracellular region part
                                is-aextracellular space
                                        part-ofplasma lipoprotein particle
                                                is-achylomicron +
                                                is-ahigh-density lipoprotein particle [GO:0034364] (22 genes, 31 annotations)
                                                        is-adiscoidal high-density lipoprotein particle
                                                        is-aspherical high-density lipoprotein particle
                                                is-alow-density lipoprotein particle
                                                is-atriglyceride-rich lipoprotein particle +


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-aextracellular region
                        part-ofextracellular region part
                                is-aplasma lipoprotein particle
                                        is-achylomicron +
                                        is-ahigh-density lipoprotein particle [GO:0034364] (22 genes, 31 annotations)
                                                is-adiscoidal high-density lipoprotein particle
                                                is-aspherical high-density lipoprotein particle
                                        is-alow-density lipoprotein particle
                                        is-atriglyceride-rich lipoprotein particle +


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-aextracellular region part
                        is-aextracellular space
                                part-ofplasma lipoprotein particle
                                        is-achylomicron +
                                        is-ahigh-density lipoprotein particle [GO:0034364] (22 genes, 31 annotations)
                                                is-adiscoidal high-density lipoprotein particle
                                                is-aspherical high-density lipoprotein particle
                                        is-alow-density lipoprotein particle
                                        is-atriglyceride-rich lipoprotein particle +


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-aextracellular region part
                        is-aplasma lipoprotein particle
                                is-achylomicron +
                                is-ahigh-density lipoprotein particle [GO:0034364] (22 genes, 31 annotations)
                                        is-adiscoidal high-density lipoprotein particle
                                        is-aspherical high-density lipoprotein particle
                                is-alow-density lipoprotein particle
                                is-atriglyceride-rich lipoprotein particle +


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-amacromolecular complex
                        is-aprotein-lipid complex
                                is-aplasma lipoprotein particle
                                        is-achylomicron +
                                        is-ahigh-density lipoprotein particle [GO:0034364] (22 genes, 31 annotations)
                                                is-adiscoidal high-density lipoprotein particle
                                                is-aspherical high-density lipoprotein particle
                                        is-alow-density lipoprotein particle
                                        is-atriglyceride-rich lipoprotein particle +


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last database update
07/23/2014
MGI 5.19
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