Cheng‐Gang Zhu

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Plasma C-reactive protein (CRP) concentration is associated positively with cardiovascular risk, including dyslipidemia. We suggested a regulating role of CRP on pro-protein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 (PCSK9), a key regulator of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) metabolism, and demonstrated the PCSK9 as a pathway linking CRP and LDL regulation. Firstly,(More)
BACKGROUND Recent data showed inconsistent association of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) with cardiovascular risk in patients with different levels of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) or intensive statin therapy. This study sought to determine the relationship of HDL-C with periprocedural myocardial injury following elective(More)
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