TITLE

A Role for Oxidized Phospholipids in Atherosclerosis

AUTHOR(S)
Berliner, Judith A.; Watson, Andrew D.
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
New England Journal of Medicine;7/7/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 1, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Reports on the role of oxidized phospholipids in treating artherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis as a disease of the vessel wall involving lipid accumulation; How oxidized phospholipids contain reactive groups that can bind covalently to proteins forming lipid-protein adducts; Tests performed on the accumulation of oxidized phospholipids; Details of the effect of oxidized phospholipids in vivo.
ACCESSION #
24933181

 

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