Cardio IQ™ Apolipoprotein B

The Cardio IQ™ Apolipoprotein B test contains 1 test with 1 biomarker.

There are two major forms of Apolipoprotein B, B-100 and B-48. B-100, synthesized in the liver, is the major protein in VLDL, IDL, and LDL cholesterol. B-48, synthesized in the intestines, is essential for the assembly and secretion of chylomicrons. Patients with increased concentrations of Apolipoprotein B are at increased risk of atherosclerosis.

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Also known as: Apolipoprotein B Cardio IQ, Cardio IQ Apolipoprotein B

Apolipoprotein B