The HDL Handbook
  • Release Date : 21 February 2017
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 320 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128125144
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Download or read book entitled The HDL Handbook by author: Tsugikazu Komoda which was release on 21 February 2017 and published by Academic Press with total page 320 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The HDL Handbook: Biological Functions and Clinical Implications, Third Edition, brings laboratory research in HDL from bench to bedside in a reference format for both researchers and clinicians studying cholesterol, lipids, epidemiology, biochemistry, molecular medicine, and pathophysiology of cardiovascular diseases. Information presented is valuable for the development of clinical trials with the aim of improvement of HDL-C levels and the prevention of cardiovascular events. Highlights of this new edition include the science underpinning HDL metabolism including information on HDL-C metabolism, gene expression, gene-bioactive compounds interaction, and post-translational modifications of gene expression of apo-lipoproteins. Includes bench-to-bedside coverage of HDL with thorough coverage of basic science, genetics, epidemiology, and treatment Updated to include information on oxidated HDL found in the capillary vessels of patients with diabetes mellitus and/or atherosclerosis Presents the latest advances in HDL cholesterol research with international perspectives