Beneficial Effects of Apolipoprotein A-I on Endotoxemia

  title={Beneficial Effects of Apolipoprotein A-I on Endotoxemia},
  author={Takashi Imai and Tetsuji Fujita and Yoji Yamazaki},
  journal={Surgery Today},
Purpose. Although many studies have shown the beneficial effects of lipoproteins on animals with endotoxemia, little is known about the impact of apolipoprotein A-I (apoA-I) on tumor necrosis factor Α (TNF-Α) release in response to lipopolysaccharide (LPS). The present study was conducted to determine whether the administration of apoA-I inhibits the… CONTINUE READING