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  1. 1. Effects of triglycerides on the endothelium

    Författare :Pia Lundman; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Atherosclerosis; coronary heart disease CHD ; endothelial function; vasodilation; nitric oxide NO ; hypertriglyceridaemia; triglycerides; free fatty acids; ADMA; cellular adhesion molecules; von Willebrand factor.;

    Sammanfattning : Hypertriglyceridaemia (HTG) is a risk factor for coronary heart disease (CHD), although the mechanisms behind the increased risk remain to be defined. It is unclear whether atherogenic or thrombogenic factors are involved, or a combination thereof The endothelium is important in maintaining normal vascular function and has a key role in atherogenesis. LÄS MER