Altered membrane proteins cause many diseases

Some of the most common human genetic diseases show their primary phenotype as altered membrane receptor and transport proteins. About one person in 500 is born with familial hypercholesterolemia (FH), in which levels of cholesterol in the blood are several times higher than normal. The excess cholesterol can accumulate on the inner walls of blood vessels, leading to complete blockage if a blood clot forms. If a clot forms in a major vessel serving the heart, the heart becomes starved of oxygen, and a heart attack results. If a

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