ARCHIVES OF PATHOLOGY & LABORATORY MEDICINE, vol.128, no.8, pp.869-874, 2004 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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ARCHIVES OF PATHOLOGY & LABORATORY MEDICINE
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Context.-Lipoprotein lipase (LPL) plays a central role in lipid metabolism, hydrolyzing triglyceride in chylomicrons and very-low-density lipoproteins. The PvuII polymorphic variant of LPL gene is common and might affect risk of coronary artery disease (CAD).