Lipoprotein (a): a Unique Independent Risk Factor for Coronary Artery Disease

Abstract

The current epidemic affecting Indians is coronary artery disease (CAD), and is currently one of the most common causes of mortality and morbidity in developed and developing countries. The higher rate of CAD in Indians, as compared to people of other ethnic origin, may indicate a possible genetic susceptibility. Hence, Lp(a), an independent genetic risk… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12291-015-0483-3

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@article{Manocha2015LipoproteinA, title={Lipoprotein (a): a Unique Independent Risk Factor for Coronary Artery Disease}, author={Anjali Manocha and Leena Srivastava}, journal={Indian Journal of Clinical Biochemistry}, year={2015}, volume={31}, pages={13-20} }