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Table 1 Fasting and nonfasting lipid particles, triglyceride-rich lipoproteins (TRL), and TRL remnants distribution, with respective contribution to total cholesterol, TRL-cholesterol and TRL-remnant cholesterol, alongside major corresponding apolipoprotein(s)

From: Novel unbiased equations to calculate triglyceride-rich lipoprotein cholesterol from routine non-fasting lipids

Fasting Nonfasting
All lipoproteins Total cholesterol Apolipoprotein(s) All lipoproteins Total cholesterol Apolipoprotein(s)
(CM-R) (CM-R-C) (apoB48) CM CM-C apoB48
VLDL VLDL-C apoB100 CM-R CM-R-C apoB48
VLDL-R VLDL-R-C apoB100 VLDL VLDL-C apoB100
IDL IDL-C apoB100 VLDL-R VLDL-R-C apoB100
LDL LDL-C apoB100 IDL IDL-C apoB100
HDL HDL-C apoA-I; apoA-II LDL LDL-C apoB100
Lipoprotein(a) Lipoprotein(a)-C apoB100; apo(a) HDL HDL-C apoA-I; apoA-II
    Lipoprotein(a) Lipoprotein(a)-C apoB100; apo(a)
TRLs TRL-cholesterol Apolipoprotein(s) TRLs TRL-cholesterol Apolipoprotein(s)
(CM-R) (CM-R-C) (apoB48) CM CM-C apoB48
VLDL VLDL-C apoB100 CM-R CM-R-C apoB48
VLDL-R VLDL-R-C apoB100 VLDL VLDL-C apoB100
    VLDL-R VLDL-R-C apoB100
TRL remnants TRL-remnant cholesterol Apolipoproteins(s) TRL remnants TRL-remnant cholesterol Apolipoprotein(s)
(CM-R) (CM-R-C) (apoB48) CM-R CM-R-C apoB48
VLDL-R VLDL-R-C apoB100 VLDL-R VLDL-R-C apoB100
  1. apo apolipoprotein, C cholesterol, CM chylomicron CM-R chylomicron remnant, HDL high-density lipoprotein, IDL intermediate-density lipoprotein, LDL low-density lipoprotein, TRL triglyceride-rich lipoprotein, VLDL very-low density lipoprotein, VLDL-R very-low density lipoprotein remnant; parentheses refer to very low presence.