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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Less common mutations of the apolipoprotein C2 (APOC2) gene can cause presentation in childhood.
Apo C-2 indicates apolipoprotein C2; CM, chylomicron; GPIHBP1, glycosylphosphatidylinositol anchored high-density lipoprotein binding protein 1; LMF-1, lipase maturation factor 1; LPL, lipoprotein lipase; VLDL, very low-density lipoprotein.