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Literature on FABP1

FABP1 [ENSP00000295834]

Liver-type fatty acid-binding protein; Plays a role in lipoprotein-mediated cholesterol uptake in hepatocytes. Binds cholesterol. Binds free fatty acids and their coenzyme A derivatives, bilirubin, and some other small molecules in the cytoplasm. May be involved in intracellular lipid transport (By similarity); Belongs to the calycin superfamily. Fatty-acid binding protein (FABP) family.

Synonyms:  FABP1,  FABP1p,  hFABP1,  A8MW49,  P07148 ...

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