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Term:
low-density lipoprotein particle binding (GO:0030169)
Annotations: Rat: (18) Mouse: (19) Human: (16) Chinchilla: (15) Bonobo: (16) Dog: (9) Squirrel: (1) Pig: (14)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
chylomicron binding  
high-density lipoprotein particle binding  
intermediate-density lipoprotein particle binding 
low-density lipoprotein particle binding  
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.
very-low-density lipoprotein particle binding  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: LDL binding
Definition Sources: GOC:mah

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