Taking a Look at Lipoproteins

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Lipoproteins are multicomponent assemblies of lipids and proteins that form distinct molecules with an approximate stoichiometric value between the lipid and protein components within the complex. Lipoproteins exist with many types each with a specific molecular mass, size, density, physiological role, and chemical composition.(devlin,57) The lipids and their derivatives may be covalently or non-covalently bound to the proteins. Lipoproteins show biodiversity in their forms, many enzymes, antigens, toxins, structural proteins, transporters, emulsification agents in lipid uptake, and adhesins are lipoproteins with an important network that supports the transportation of fats in blood stream and inside and outside of cell, as building blocks using cholesterol to offer a great help in maintaining the water content of the cell by building membranes, and keeping the internal structure organized. Examples include High density lipoproteins and low density lipoproteins which help in fats relocation, and their associated diseases like Atherosclerosis. Another group of diseases is associated with bacterial lipoproteins physiological virulence of many medically relevant pathogens. (http://www.news-medical.net/health/What-are-Lipoproteins) ( Lipoproteins of Bacterial Pathogen, A. Kovacs-Simon, R. W. Titball and S. L. Michell)
Bacterial Lipoproteins :
Bacterial lipoproteins are a group of membranous proteins with broad functionality which exhibit lipid-protein based roles in the
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