Determination of serum 7-ketocholesterol concentrations and their relationships with coronary multiple risks in diabetes mellitus.


Oxysterols have cytotoxic effects and contribute to the development of atherosclerosis. To examine association between 7-ketocholesterol and diabetes mellitus, and other coronary risk factors, we developed a reliable quantitative method to measure serum 7-ketocholesterol (s-7KCHO) and studied s-7KCHO in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). The s… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.diabres.2007.10.023


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