Apolipoprotein A-I: deficiency in Tangier disease.

@article{Dumon1988ApolipoproteinAD,
  title={Apolipoprotein A-I: deficiency in Tangier disease.},
  author={M. F. Dumon and Michel Clerc},
  journal={Advances in experimental medicine and biology},
  year={1988},
  volume={243},
  pages={
          67-73
        }
}
The near absence of apolipoprotein A-I (apo A-I) characterizes Tangier disease. However, no unequivocal evidence of a molecular defect in apo A-I or apo A-I gene has been established (1-13). It could signify that the molecular defect is not necessarily the same in every patient. 

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