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Medical Term:

apolipoprotein A-IV

 

Definition: an apolipoprotein secreted with chylomicrons and also found in HDL. It participates in the catabolism of chylomicrons and VLDL. It is also required for activation of lipoprotein lipase and LCAT.

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