HTGL, or Lipase, hepatic, is a human gene encoded by LIPC. It may also be known as: Hepatic triacylglycerol lipase; Hepatic lipase; Lipase member C; HDLCQ12; HL. The encoded protein is an enzyme with an amino acid length of 499 and a mass of 55.9 kDa. Other isoforms may exist. HTGL is a member of the AB hydrolase superfamily, Lipase family. Homologs of this gene exist in other organisms, including: Mouse, Rat, Frog, Chicken.