VLDL(redirected from beta-VLDL)
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Abbreviation for very low density lipoprotein. See: lipoprotein.
very low-density lipoprotein
VLDLVery-low-density lipoprotein A plasma lipoprotein with a density of 0.950-1.006 kg/L–US: 0.950-1.006 g/dl; VLDL is 6-10% protein–apoB-100 and apoC, with some apoE, 15-20% phospholipid, 20-30% cholesterol and 45-65% TGs; VLDL is composed of endogenous TGs of hepatic origin
Abbreviation for very-low-density lipoprotein.