APOC2

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APOC2

A gene on chromosome 19q13.2 that encodes apolipoprotein C-II, a member of the apolipoprotein C family which is expressed primarily in the liver and activated when monocytes differentiate into macrophages.
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13] This syndrome is a hereditary disorder of lipoprotein metabolism caused by LPL deficiency, apo-CII deficiency, or LPL inhibition [41], and is characterized by hyperchylomicronemia, hypertriglyceridemia, pancreatitis, and attacks of epigastric pain.