Endothelial lipase

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lipase, endothelial
Symbol LIPG
Entrez 9388
HUGO 6623
OMIM 603684
RefSeq NM_006033
UniProt Q9Y5X9
Other data
Locus Chr. 18 q21.1

Endothelial lipase is a form of lipase secreted by the endothelial cells.

It was first characterized in 1999.[1]


  1. ^ Jaye M, Lynch KJ, Krawiec J, et al. (1999). "A novel endothelial-derived lipase that modulates HDL metabolism". Nat. Genet. 21 (4): 424–8. doi:10.1038/7766. PMID 10192396. 

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