Immunogen sequence: LEGLTFQMKK NAEELKARIS ASAEELRQRL APLAEDVRGN LRGNTEGLQK SLAELGGHLD QQVEEFRRRV EPYGENFNKA LVQQMEQLRQ KLGPHAGDVE GHLSFLEKDL RDKVNSFFST FKEKESQDKT LSLP
The primary translation product of the APOA4 gene is a 396-residue preprotein which after proteolytic processing is secreted into its primary site of synthesis, the intestine, in association with chylomicron particles. Although its precise function is not known, apo A-IV is a potent activator of lecithin-cholesterol acyltransferase in vitro.
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Protein Aliases: apo-AIV; apoA-IV
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 337