Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating LPA and atherosclerosis

LPA [ENSP00000321334]

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 ...

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