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the basic structure of a lipoprotein particle i.e. its core and surface layer

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what are the 6 major lipoprotein particles

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how are lipoproteins made and where are they made

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what's the function of lipoprotein lipase

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what's the function of hepatic triglyceride lipase

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what's the function of LCAT in lipoprotein metabolism

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the functions of ApoA- I and ApoB-48

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the functions of ApoB-100 and ApoC-II

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the functions of ApoE

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how does reverse cholesterol transport work

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role of LDL receptor in lipoprotein clearing

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how do statins and bile acid sequestrants aid in blood cholesterol levels

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4 classes of familial hypercholesteremia

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atherosclerosis and clinical problems associated with it

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pathogenesis of atherosclerosis

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