Literature associating LPA and atherosclerosis
Lipoprotein, Lp(a); Apo(a) is the main constituent of lipoprotein(a) (Lp(a)). It has serine proteinase activity and is able of autoproteolysis. Inhibits tissue-type plasminogen activator 1. Lp(a) may be a ligand for megalin/Gp 330; Belongs to the peptidase S1 family. Plasminogen subfamily.
Synonyms: LPA, APOA, P08519, Q9UIR5, Q9UIR6 ...