Cardiovascular Disease: Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms, by B. Greg Brown, Xue Qiao Zhao, Drew Poulin, John J. Albers

By B. Greg Brown, Xue Qiao Zhao, Drew Poulin, John J. Albers (auth.), Linda L. Gallo (eds.)

The Fourteenth Washington overseas Spring Symposium, held in Washington, D.C., in June 1994, introduced jointly over four hundred major scientists from 21 international locations to check and replace examine on heart problems. This staff chuffed the symposium objectives of formulating a extra finished and built-in photograph of the occasions contributing to atherosclerosis and of exploring changed gene expression as an to realizing the reasons of atherosclerosis and offering clues to the strategy prevention and remedy. This quantity comprises many of the papers offered on the 8 plenary periods including chosen contributions from the exact classes. The multidisciplinary nature of the chapters and their authors should still stimulate the pursuits of biochemists, mobile and molecular biologists, pathologists, pharmacologists, epidemiologists, nutritionists, and clinicians. the quantity is split into 8 sections which mirror the point of interest of the plenary classes. half I makes a speciality of the pathophysiology of atherosclerotic plaques and predicts that the character of the fibrous cap of atheroma determines plaque disruption and scientific occasions. Papers partially II take care of atherogenic lipoproteins. The introductory paper reports the present view of the position of plasma lipoproteins in atherosclerosis. With admire to the more moderen individuals at the list,: [oxidized LDL, Lp(a)] facts is equipped that means the involvement of 1 significant gene within the improvement of oxidized LDL lipids. the expression of inflammatory genes, and the improvement of aortic fatty streaks.

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Circulation. 558 48. , Schaefer EJ, and Brewer HB, Jr. Activation of the enzymic activity of hepatic lipase by apolipoprotein A-II. Characterization of a major component of high density lipoprotein as the activating plasma component in vitro. Eur. J. Biochem. 25-29. 49. Rader DJ, Castro G, Zech LA, Fruchart JC, and Brewer HB, Jr. In vivo metabolism of apolipoprotein A-Ion high density lipoprotein particles LpA-I and LpA-I, A-II. J. Lipid Res. 1849-1859. KEYWORDS Atherosclerosis Apolipoproteins Dyslipoproteinemias 40 HOMEOSTASIS OF LIPID OXIDATION IN THE ARTERY WALL Alan M.

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