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ID:1047 Apolipoprotein A1
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Description Apolipoprotein A1 is the major protein component of HDL in plasma.
Indication This analysis is usually only available for the lipid clinic.
Additional Info ApoA1 promotes cholesterol efflux from tissues to the liver for excretion, and is a co-factor for LCAT. Abnormal expression is associated with HDL deficiencies e.g. Tangier's and ApoA1 is often used as a biomarker for prediction of cardiovascular disease.
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Ref. Range (Male) 1.04 - 2.02
Ref. Range (Female) 1.08 - 2.25
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IP Acute TAT- Not Defined -
IP Routine TAT- Not Defined -
GP Acute TAT- Not Defined -
GP Routine TAT- Not Defined -
Turnround CommentTurnaround time stated by referral lab: 3 days
Originally edited by : Jen Spencer. Last edited on 25/07/2020 13:17:57. Published By Mathew Clifford on 25/07/2019 13:17:57.