LongevityMap Gene

Gene details

HGNC symbol
LIPC 
Aliases
HL; HTGL; LIPH; HDLCQ12 
Common name
lipase C, hepatic type 
Description
LIPC encodes hepatic triglyceride lipase, which is expressed in liver. LIPC has the dual functions of triglyceride hydrolase and ligand/bridging factor for receptor-mediated lipoprotein uptake. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
Cytogenetic Location
15q21.3
UCSC Genome Browser
View 15q21.3 on the UCSC genome browser
OMIM
151670
Ensembl
ENSG00000166035
UniProt/Swiss-Prot
A6H8L5_HUMAN
Entrez Gene
3990
UniGene
654472
1000 Genomes
1000 Genomes

Homologs in model organisms

Danio rerio
lipca
Mus musculus
Lipc
Rattus norvegicus
Lipc

Studies (1)

Significant/Non-significant: 0/1

Longevity Association
Non-significant
Population
Japanese
Study Design
C-514T SNP was examined in 256 centenarians and 190 healthy younger controls (22-65 years old)
Conclusions
The allelic frequencies were not different between the two groups
Indentifier
C-514T
Reference