very low density lipoprotein receptor

Summary

Gene Symbol: very low density lipoprotein receptor
Description: very low density lipoprotein receptor
Alias: very low-density lipoprotein receptor
Species: cow

Top Publications

  1. Magrane J, Reina M, Pagan R, Luna A, Casaroli Marano R, Angelin B, et al. Bovine aortic endothelial cells express a variant of the very low density lipoprotein receptor that lacks the O-linked sugar domain. J Lipid Res. 1998;39:2172-81 pubmed
    ..Taken together these results suggest that the differential splicing of the VLDL receptor is cell- and tissue-specific and that the functions of the receptor could depend on the cell type. ..
  2. Magrane J, Casaroli Marano R, Reina M, Gafvels M, Vilaro S. The role of O-linked sugars in determining the very low density lipoprotein receptor stability or release from the cell. FEBS Lett. 1999;451:56-62 pubmed
    The very low density lipoprotein receptor is a member of the low density lipoprotein receptor supergene family for which two isoforms have been reported, one lacking and the other containing an O-linked sugar domain...
  3. Argov N, Moallem U, Sklan D. Lipid transport in the developing bovine follicle: messenger RNA expression increases for selective uptake receptors and decreases for endocytosis receptors. Biol Reprod. 2004;71:479-85 pubmed
    ..Accumulation of LDL and VLDL particles in the follicular fluid of large antral follicles may enhance cholesterol availability for the intense steroidogenic activity that is essential at these stages. ..
  4. Argov N, Sklan D. Expression of mRNA of lipoprotein receptor related protein 8, low density lipoprotein receptor, and very low density lipoprotein receptor in bovine ovarian cells during follicular development and corpus luteum formation and regression. Mol Reprod Dev. 2004;68:169-75 pubmed
    ..and granulosa cells of two lipoprotein receptors, low density lipoprotein receptor (LDLr) and very low density lipoprotein receptor (VLDLr) in granulosa cells from small antral follicles through preovulatory follicles and in theca ..