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Title The HDL handbook [electronic resource] : biological functions and clinical implications / edited by Tsugikazu Komoda
Imprint London : Academic, 2010
book jacket
Descript xi, 282 p
Note Includes index
Role of phospholipid transfer protein (PLTP) in HDL remodelling and Atherosclerosis -- The role of CETP in HDL metabolism -- The physiological role of CETP in HDL molecule metabolism -- HDL and reverse cholesterol transport: Physiological modulation -- Serum Paraoxonase PON1 and its interactions with HDL: Relationship between PON1 and oxidative stress -- Paraoxonase PON1 and its interaction with HDL: Molecular structures of PON1 and HDL -- Apoliopoprotein A-I mutations -- The Scavenger Receptor Class B Type I: An HDL Receptor Involved in Lipid Transport and HDL Dependent Signaling -- HDL and its mimetic peptides: Novel therapeutic strategies for the treatment of inflammatory vascular disease -- Sterol efflux by ABCA1 and ABCG1 -- Possible roles of oxidized HDL: Structural change of HDL particle by oxidative modification and its contribution to vascular diseases -- Pre?1-HDL: Conversion to and from spherical ?-migrating HDL in human plasma -- Determination of circulating native and denaturated HDL concentrations and its clinical implications
Electronic reproduction. Amsterdam : Elsevier Science & Technology, 2010. Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Web browser. Title from title screen (viewed on Aug. 4, 2010). Access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions
The HDL Handbook: Biological Functions to Clinical Implications brings laboratory research in HDL from bench to bedside in this needed resource for researchers and clinicians studying cholesterol, lipids, epidemiology, biochemistry, molecular medicine, and pathophysiology of cardiovascular diseases. In addition researchers and clinicians working with an aging population, corporate researchers, postdocs; medical students and graduate students will find this publication useful, as the scope of coverage includes basic science, genetics, epidemiology, treatment of HDL cholesterol, as well as, potential targets to modify HDL cholesterol. Comprehensive coverage of basic science, genetics, epidemiology and treatment Reputable content on latest advances in HDL cholesterol research Inclusive, worldwide content with country specific information In depth discussion of potential targets to modify HDL
Link Original 9780123821713 0123821711 (OCoLC)636921190
Subject High density lipoproteins -- Physiological effect
High density lipoproteins -- Metabolism
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Alt Author Komoda, Tsugikazu
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