Serum Lipoprotein(a) in Relation to Ischemic Heart Disease and Associated Risk Factors


Serum lipoprotein(a) in relation to ischemic heart disease and associated risk factors Lisbeth Slunga, Department of Medicine, University of Umeå, S-901 85 UMEÅ, Sweden Lipoprotein(a) (Lp(a)) consists of an LDL-like particle and the specific protein apo(a), which is very similar to plasminogen. Apo(a) contains repeated kringle structures and a serine… (More)


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