A diet rich in green and yellow vegetables inhibits atherosclerosis in mice.

@article{Adams2006ADR,
  title={A diet rich in green and yellow vegetables inhibits atherosclerosis in mice.},
  author={Michael R. Adams and Deborah L. Golden and Haiying Chen and Thomas C Register and Eric T Gugger},
  journal={The Journal of nutrition},
  year={2006},
  volume={136 7},
  pages={1886-9}
}
Although dietary patterns characterized by a high intake of fruits and vegetables are associated with reduced risk of coronary heart disease, the mechanisms involved are uncertain. We determined the effects of a diet rich in green and yellow vegetables on the development of atherosclerosis, the underlying cause of coronary heart disease, in a mouse model of… CONTINUE READING