Cholesterol vehicle in experimental atherosclerosis. 23. Effects of specific synthetic triglycerides

@article{Kritchevsky2000CholesterolVI,
  title={Cholesterol vehicle in experimental atherosclerosis. 23. Effects of specific synthetic triglycerides},
  author={David Kritchevsky and Shirley A. Tepper and Shirley C. Chen and Gert W. Meijer and Ronald M. Krauss},
  journal={Lipids},
  year={2000},
  volume={35},
  pages={621-625}
}
Earlier work has shown that increasing concentration of palmitic acid at the sn-2 position of a fat enhances the atherogenic properties of that fat. This effect has been observed with lard, tallow, cottonseed oil, and palm oil. In the experiment reported here, we have studied the atherogenic effects of four synthetic fats fed to rabbits as 58% (w/w) of the… CONTINUE READING