High-Density Lipoproteins: From Basic Biology to Clinical Aspects [1ed.]3527317171, 9783527317172

Author : Christopher J. Fielding
Description:This book meets the long-awaited need for a comprehensive overview of the biological role of HDLs. Edited by one of the pioneers in HDL and cholesterol research, this monograph summarizes current knowledge on HDL turnover, regulation and physiology. Clearly structured, the various sections cover HDL structure, formation, secretion and removal, as well as plasma metabolic factors. The biological activities and clinical aspects are equally discussed, as is the impact of HDL on common diseases and their prevention.
Categories: Biology Biochemistry
Year :2007
Publisher : Wiley-VCH
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 540
File Info : pdf 5 Mb