Effect of calcium-channel-blocking drugs on lysosomal function in human skin fibroblasts.

@article{Ranganathan1984EffectOC,
  title={Effect of calcium-channel-blocking drugs on lysosomal function in human skin fibroblasts.},
  author={S. R. Ranganathan and Richard L. Jackson},
  journal={Biochemical pharmacology},
  year={1984},
  volume={33 15},
  pages={2377-82}
}
Recent reports suggest that certain Ca2+-channel-blocking drugs reduce the severity of atherosclerosis in cholesterol-fed animals. To determine whether the suppression of atherogenesis is related to altered lipoprotein metabolism, we have assessed the effects of these drugs on the catabolism of plasma low density lipoproteins (LDL) by human skin fibroblasts… CONTINUE READING