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Subject: LRP5, Lipoprotein receptor-related protein, LRP10, LRP1B, Microsomal triglyceride transfer protein
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Low density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 6
Available structures
PDB Ortholog search: PDBe, RCSB
Symbols  ; ADCAD2
External IDs GeneCards:
RNA expression pattern
Species Human Mouse
RefSeq (mRNA)
RefSeq (protein)
Location (UCSC)
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Low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 6 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the LRP6 gene.[1][2]


LRP6 has been shown to interact with DKK1.[3]


  1. ^ Brown SD, Twells RC, Hey PJ, Cox RD, Levy ER, Soderman AR, Metzker ML, Caskey CT, Todd JA, Hess JF (Sep 1998). "Isolation and characterization of LRP6, a novel member of the low density lipoprotein receptor gene family". Biochem Biophys Res Commun 248 (3): 879–88.  
  2. ^ "Entrez Gene: LRP6 low density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 6". 
  3. ^ Semënov, M V; Tamai K; Brott B K; Kühl M; Sokol S; He X (Jun 2001). "Head inducer Dickkopf-1 is a ligand for Wnt coreceptor LRP6". Curr. Biol. (England) 11 (12): 951–61.  

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