Oxysterol binding protein is an intracellular protein that is believed to transport sterols from lysosomes to the nucleus where the sterol down-regulates the genes for the LDL receptor, HMG-CoA reductase, and HMG synthetase.
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Protein Aliases: HGNC:8503; Oxysterol-binding protein 1
Gene Aliases: 1110018F06Rik; AW559088; Kiaa4220; mKIAA4220; OSBP; OSBP1