Lipoprotein (a)

Known as: Lipoprotein (little a), a lp, lp a 
A lipoprotein that resembles the LOW-DENSITY LIPOPROTEINS but with an extra protein moiety, APOPROTEIN (A) also known as APOLIPOPROTEIN (A), linked… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Evidence that elevated lipoprotein(a) (Lp[a]) levels contribute to cardiovascular disease (CVD) and calcific aortic valve… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
AIMS The aims of the study were, first, to critically evaluate lipoprotein(a) [Lp(a)] as a cardiovascular risk factor and, second… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
CONTEXT Circulating concentration of lipoprotein(a) (Lp[a]), a large glycoprotein attached to a low-density lipoprotein-like… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
CONTEXT High levels of lipoprotein(a) are associated with increased risk of myocardial infarction (MI). OBJECTIVE To assess… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Lp(a) lipoprotein binds proinflammatory oxidized phospholipids. We investigated whether levels of oxidized low-density… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
CONTEXT Several novel risk factors for atherosclerosis have recently been proposed, but few comparative data exist to guide… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Despite consensus on the need for blood cholesterol reductions to prevent coronary heart disease (CHD), available… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND -Studies of the association between the plasma concentration of lipoprotein(a) [Lp(a)] and coronary heart disease (CHD… (More)
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Review
1989
Review
1989
Lipoprotein(a) [Lp(a)] is a macromolecular complex found in human plasma that combines structural elements from the lipoprotein… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
In a study of 307 white patients who underwent coronary angiography, the relationship of coronary artery disease (CAD) to plasma… (More)
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