[Dysfunctional High-Density Lipoproteins: Role in Atherogenesis and Potential Targets for Phospholipid Therapy].

In recent years the number of articles on damages of high-density lipoproteins (HDL) properties in patients with atherosclerosis has sharply increased. First, it concerns their ability to accept cholesterol (CH) from macrophages - the basis of antiatherogenic action of HDL. This ability was assessed ex vivo - by activity of cell cholesterol (CH) efflux to… CONTINUE READING