Monocytes of patients with familial hypercholesterolemia show alterations in cholesterol metabolism

BACKGROUND: Elevated plasma cholesterol promotes the formation of atherosclerotic lesions in which monocyte-derived lipid-laden macrophages are frequently found. To analyze, if circulating monocytes already show increased lipid content and differences in lipoprotein metabolism, we compared monocytes...

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Published in:BMC medical genomics, Vol. 1 (2008), p. 60
Main Author: Mosig, Sandy
Other Involved Persons: Rennert, Knut ; Büttner, Petra ; Krause, Siegfried ; Lütjohann, Dieter ; Soufi, Muhidien ; Heller, Regine ; Funke, Harald
Format: electronic Article
Item Description:Date Completed 23.07.2009
Date Revised 13.11.2018
published: Electronic
Citation Status PubMed-not-MEDLINE
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