UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot PTM Description
Apolipoprotein B is a major protein constituent of chylomicrons (apo B-48), LDL (apo B-100) and VLDL (apo B-100). Apo B-100 functions as a recognition signal for the cellular binding and internalization of LDL particles by the apoB/E receptor
Palmitoylated; structural requirement for proper assembly of the hydrophobic core of the lipoprotein particle
PubMed: 4043085 Year: 1985
Characterization of human apolipoprotein B100 oligosaccharides in LDL subfractions derived from normal and hyperlipidemic plasma: deficiency of alpha-N-acetylneuraminyllactosyl-ceramide in light and small dense LDL particles.
PubMed: 11588155 Year: 2001