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The lipoprotein profile of women with hyperprolactinaemic amenorrhoea

U. Fahy, M.I. Hopton, M. Hartog, C.H. Bolton and M.G.R. Hull.

in Human Reproduction

February 1999; p ublished online February 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 2200 words.

The aim of this study was to evaluate the lipoprotein profile in women with hyperprolactinaemic amenorrhoea and to establish whether effective dopamine agonist therapy might have a...

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Non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol as a risk factor: addressing risk associated with apolipoprotein B-containing lipoproteins

M.J Chapman and M Caslake.

in European Heart Journal Supplements

March 2004; p ublished online March 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 3320 words.

There is increasing interest in the use of non-high-density lipoprotein (non-HDL-C) cholesterol as a marker of coronary heart disease risk. Non-HDL-C provides a measure of all apolipoprotein...

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A Novel Low-Density Lipoprotein Receptor-Related Protein with Type II Membrane Protein-Like Structure Is Abundant in Heart

Yasuhiro Tomita, Dong-Ho Kim, Kenta Magoori, Takahiro Fujino and Tokuo T. Yamamoto.

in The Journal of Biochemistry

October 1998; p ublished online October 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry. 0 words.

We report herein the identification of a novel member of the low-density lipoprotein receptor (LDLR) family termed LDLR-related protein 4 (LRP4). Murine LRP4 cDNA encodes a 1113-amino-acid...

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Sources of Variation in Plasma Lipid and Lipoprotein Traits in a Sample Selected for Health

Suzanne Lussier-Cacan, Marianne Xhignesse, Anna M. Kessling, Jean Davignon and Charles F. Sing.

in American Journal of Epidemiology

December 1999; p ublished online December 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 0 words.

Substantial variation in plasma lipid, lipoprotein, and apolipoprotein B levels was found in a sample of healthy white collar workers aged 23–59 years (144 women, 371 men) devoid of most...

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High incidence of dyslipidaemia in the offspring of Greek men with premature coronary artery disease

L.S. Rallidis, N.H. Papageorgakis, A.A. Megalou, N.J. Exadactylos, G.K. Tsitouris and E.G. Papasteriadis.

in European Heart Journal

March 1998; p ublished online March 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 11 words.

Aim

The present study aimed to assess the incidence and type of lipid disorders in the offspring of young Greek coronary patients.

Methods

One hundred and...

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low-density lipoprotein

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health — Chemistry.

(LDL) a lipoprotein that is the principal form in which cholesterol is transported in the bloodstream: it accounts for approximately 70% of the circulating cholesterol in an individual. LDL...

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Treatments available

Paul Nicholls and Ian Young.

in Lipid Disorders

March 2009; p ublished online May 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 5623 words.

For raised total cholesterol (TC) levels, start with simvastatin.

If this is not sufficient, change to atorvastatin or...

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Lipoprotein Metabolism in Obesity and Diabetes: Insights from Stable Isotope Kinetic Studies in Humans

Julian B. Marsh.

in Nutrition Reviews

November 2003; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. 0 words.

The paradigm of obesity leading to insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes is examined in relation to dyslipidemia, which typically consists of high levels of triglycerides (TG) and low...

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New therapeutic principles in dyslipidaemia: focus on LDL and Lp(a) lowering drugs

Giuseppe Danilo Norata, Christie M. Ballantyne and Alberico Luigi Catapano.

in European Heart Journal

June 2013; p ublished online March 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 5329 words.

Dyslipidaemias play a key role in determining cardiovascular risk; the discovery of statins has contributed a very effective approach. However, many patients do not achieve, at the maximal...

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Lipoprotein metabolism differs between Marek’s disease susceptible and resistant chickens

P. Yuan, Y. Yu, J. Luo, F. Tian, H. Zhang, S. Chang, R. Ramachandran, L. Zhang and J. Song.

in Poultry Science

October 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. 4765 words.

ABSTRACT

Marek’s disease (MD) is a lymphoproliferative disease of chickens caused by MD virus and has an important impact on the poultry industry worldwide....

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A New Low Density Lipoprotein Receptor Related Protein, LRP5, Is Expressed in Hepatocytes and Adrenal Cortex, and Recognizes Apolipoprotein E

Dong-Ho Kim, Yousuke Inagaki, Takashi Suzuki, Ryoichi X. Ioka, Shiroh Z. Yoshioka, Kenta Magoori, Man-Jong Kang, Yuko Cho, Akira Z. Nakano, Qiong Liu, Takahiro Fujino, Hiroyuki Suzuki, Hironobu Sasano and Tokuo T. Yamamoto.

in The Journal of Biochemistry

December 1998; p ublished online December 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry. 0 words.

The isolation and characterization of rabbit and human cDNAs revealed a new low density lipoprotein receptor (LDLR)-related protein (LRP) designated as LRP5. Human LRP5 cDNA encodes a...

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In Vitro Interaction between Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Envelope Glycoprotein E2 and Serum Lipoproteins (LPs) Results in Enhanced Cellular Binding of Both HCV E2 and LPs

Sabina Wünschmann, Hubert M. Müller, Christopher S. Stipp, Martin E. Hemler and Jack T. Stapleton.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

October 2006; p ublished online October 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 5789 words.

Hepatitis C virus (HCV) particles in serum associate with lipoproteins (LPs), and the low-density lipoprotein receptor (LDLr) has been implicated in virus attachment and entry into cells....

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The elevated prevalence of apolipoprotein E2 in patients with gout is associated with reduced renal excretion of urates

F. Cardona, F. J. Tinahones, E. Collantes, A. Escudero, E. García‐Fuentes and F. J. Soriguer.

in Rheumatology

March 2003; p ublished online March 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 3126 words.

Objective. Previous studies have demonstrated that the lower renal excretion of urates in patients with hyperuricaemia is inversely related to plasma very low‐density...

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Abnormal lipid and apolipoprotein composition of major lipoprotein density classes in patients with chronic renal failure

P.-O. Attman, P. Alaupovic, M. Tavella and C. Knight-Gibson.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

January 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 0 words.

Background and methods

To characterize the abnormalities of lipoprotein composition in patients with chronic renal failure (CRF), the lipid and...

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Abnormal lipid and apolipoprotein composition of major lipoprotein density classes in patients with chronic renal failure

P.-O. Attman, P. Alaupovic, M. Tavella and C. Knight-Gibson.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

January 1996; p ublished online January 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 0 words.

Background and methods

To characterize the abnormalities of lipoprotein composition in patients with chronic renal failure (CRF), the lipid and...

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Non-specific inhibition by human lipoproteins of endothelium dependent relaxation in rat aorta may be attributed to lipoprotein phospholipids

Tamara V Lewis, Anthony M Dart and Jaye P.F Chin-Dusting.

in Cardiovascular Research

June 1997; p ublished online June 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 4295 words.

Abstract

Objective: In vitro incubation of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) is reported to attenuate endothelium dependent relaxation mediated by...

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apolipoprotein B

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health — Chemistry.

The main apolipoprotein of chylomicrons and low-density lipoproteins (LDL). There are two main forms in plasma, ApoB48 synthesized by the gut, and ApoB100 produced by the liver, although...

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Effect of caponization and exogenous androgens implantation on blood lipid and lipoprotein profile in male chickens

K. L. Chen, T. Y. Lee, C. C. Huang, Y. C. Chen and P. W. S. Chiou.

in Poultry Science

May 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. 4215 words.

ABSTRACT

This study investigated effects of caponization and different forms of androgen implantation on blood lipid and lipoprotein profile of capons to...

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Influence of low molecular weight heparin compared to conventional heparin for anticoagulation during haemodialysis on low density lipoprotein subclasses

Jörg Wiemer, Karl Winkler, Manfred Baumstark, Winfried März and Jürgen E. Scherberich.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 3134 words.

Background. In haemodialysis (HD) patients, low density lipoprotein (LDL) particle distribution is characterized by a higher proportion of more atherogenic dense LDL. Though...

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Apolipoprotein E Polymorphism and Cardiovascular Disease: A HuGE Review

June E. Eichner, S. Terence Dunn, Ghazala Perveen, David M. Thompson, Kenneth E. Stewart and Berrit C. Stroehla.

in American Journal of Epidemiology

March 2002; p ublished online March 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 6869 words.

This review examines the association between the apolipoprotein (apo) ε gene polymorphism (or its protein product (apo E)), metabolic regulation of cholesterol, and cardiovascular disease....

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