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APOD

A gene on chromosome 3q26.2-qter that encodes apolipoprotein D, a protein which is part of high-density lipoprotein (HDL) and forms a macromolecular complex with lecithin-cholesterol acyltransferase (LCTA). It is thought to play a role in the transport and binding of bilin, and may transport different ligands in different contexts. ApoD has a high degree of homology to retinol-binding protein and other members of the alpha-2 microglobulin protein superfamily of carrier proteins, or lipocalins.
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The economic impacts of the APOD were assessed using regional input-output tables to calculate the gross impact of the spending associated with the APOD.
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A date was scheduled one day before validated airflow time of movement through the APOD.
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