CETP - Cholesteryl ester transfer protein - human protein (Function)
 
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CETP »  Cholesteryl ester transfer protein
 
Protein also known as:  Lipid transfer protein I.
Gene name:  CETP
Family name: BPI/LBP/Plunc » BPI/LBP
Entry whose protein(s) existence is based on evidence at protein level
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Function

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Overview 
Involved in the transfer of insoluble cholesteryl esters in the reverse transport of cholesterol.  
  • CuratedUniProtKB
GO molecular function 
Cholesterol bindingdefinition[GO:0015485]  
1
  • IDABHF-UCL
Cholesterol transporter activitydefinition[GO:0017127]  
2
  • IDABHF-UCL
Lipid bindingdefinition[GO:0008289]  
1
  • IDABHF-UCL
Lipid transporter activitydefinition[GO:0005319]  
1
  • IDABHF-UCL
Phosphatidylcholine bindingdefinition[GO:0031210]  
1
  • IDABHF-UCL
Phospholipid transporter activitydefinition[GO:0005548]  
1
  • IDABHF-UCL
Triglyceride bindingdefinition[GO:0017129]  
1
  • IDABHF-UCL
GO biological process 
Cholesterol homeostasisdefinition[GO:0042632]  
1
  • IMPBHF-UCL
Cholesterol metabolic processdefinition[GO:0008203]  
2
  • IMPBHF-UCL
Cholesterol transportdefinition[GO:0030301]  
1
  • IDABHF-UCL
High-density lipoprotein particle remodelingdefinition[GO:0034375]  
1
  • IMPBHF-UCL
Lipid homeostasisdefinition[GO:0055088]  
1
  • IDABHF-UCL
Lipid transportdefinition[GO:0006869]  
1
  • IDABHF-UCL
Low-density lipoprotein particle remodelingdefinition[GO:0034374]  
1
  • IDABHF-UCL
Negative regulation of macrophage derived foam cell differentiationdefinition[GO:0010745]  
1
  • ICBHF-UCL
Phosphatidylcholine metabolic processdefinition[GO:0046470]  
1
  • IDABHF-UCL
Phospholipid homeostasisdefinition[GO:0055091]  
1
  • IDABHF-UCL
Phospholipid transportdefinition[GO:0015914]  
1
  • IDABHF-UCL
Regulation of cholesterol effluxdefinition[GO:0010874]  
1
  • IMPBHF-UCL
Reverse cholesterol transportdefinition[GO:0043691]  
1
  • ICBHF-UCL
Triglyceride homeostasisdefinition[GO:0070328]  
1
  • IDABHF-UCL
Triglyceride metabolic processdefinition[GO:0006641]  
1
  • IDABHF-UCL
Very-low-density lipoprotein particle remodelingdefinition[GO:0034372]  
1
  • IDABHF-UCL
Pathways 
According to Reactome, this protein belongs to the following pathway:
Metabolism  REACT_111217  
 

Keywords

Biological process 
Cholesterol metabolism  definition   [KW-0153]
Lipid metabolism  definition   [KW-0443]
Lipid transport  definition   [KW-0445]
Steroid metabolism  definition   [KW-0753]
Sterol metabolism  definition   [KW-1207]
Transport  definition   [KW-0813]
Technical term 
Reference proteome  definition   [KW-1185]
 

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