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A lipoprotein is a biochemical assembly that contains both proteins and lipids. The lipids or their derivatives may be covalently or non-covalently bound to the proteins.
Eating fish 1-3 times a week in pregnancy beneficial for the child

Eating fish 1-3 times a week in pregnancy beneficial for the child

Fish consumption during pregnancy associated with improved metabolic health of children

Fish consumption during pregnancy associated with improved metabolic health of children

Researchers visualize first structure of key enzyme that helps make triglycerides

Researchers visualize first structure of key enzyme that helps make triglycerides

X-ray free electron laser helps probe deeper into deadly pathogen

X-ray free electron laser helps probe deeper into deadly pathogen

Menopause age not associated with heart disease finds study

Menopause age not associated with heart disease finds study

High intake of sugary drinks may influence risk for dyslipidemia

High intake of sugary drinks may influence risk for dyslipidemia

Sugary drinks have a negative impact on blood cholesterol, which increases heart disease risk

Sugary drinks have a negative impact on blood cholesterol, which increases heart disease risk

Statin use alone or with metformin may increase survival in high-risk prostate cancer patients

Statin use alone or with metformin may increase survival in high-risk prostate cancer patients

Study identifies two possible targets to halt liver damage in NASH

Study identifies two possible targets to halt liver damage in NASH

Surgeon General urges people to stop smoking

Surgeon General urges people to stop smoking

Researchers identify new protein that shows promise for treating atherosclerosis

Researchers identify new protein that shows promise for treating atherosclerosis

Coconut oil increases bad cholesterol

Coconut oil increases bad cholesterol

NHS partners with pharma giant to trial a twice-a-year jab to lower cholesterol levels

NHS partners with pharma giant to trial a twice-a-year jab to lower cholesterol levels

Fat over-spills from the liver into the pancreas trigger Type 2 diabetes

Fat over-spills from the liver into the pancreas trigger Type 2 diabetes

New research could lead to an improved vaccine to protect against meningococcal infections

New research could lead to an improved vaccine to protect against meningococcal infections

Caffeine may offset some negative health effects of obesogenic diet

Caffeine may offset some negative health effects of obesogenic diet

High lipoprotein(A) levels in people with type 1 diabetes add to elevated risk of cardiovascular disease

High lipoprotein(A) levels in people with type 1 diabetes add to elevated risk of cardiovascular disease

Research funded by egg industry downplays the effect  of cholesterol

Research funded by egg industry downplays the effect of cholesterol

Study shows unexpected mechanism for lipid acquisition by breast cancer cells

Study shows unexpected mechanism for lipid acquisition by breast cancer cells

New analysis suggests link between cholesterol levels and long-term risk for cardiovascular disease

New analysis suggests link between cholesterol levels and long-term risk for cardiovascular disease