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lipoprotein particle binding (GO:0071813)
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Interacting selectively and non-covalently with a lipoprotein particle. A lipoprotein particle, also known as a lipoprotein, is a clathrate complex consisting of a lipid enwrapped in a protein host without covalent binding in such a way that the complex has a hydrophilic outer surface consisting of all the protein and the polar ends of any phospholipids.

Exact Synonyms: plasma lipoprotein particle binding
Related Synonyms: lipoprotein binding ;   plasma lipoprotein binding
Definition Sources: GOC:BHF, GOC:mah

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