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Low-Density Lipoproteins

Known as: low density lipoprotein (LDL), Low density lipoprotein, beta-Lipoproteins 
A class of lipoproteins of small size (18-25 nm) and light (1.019-1.063 g/ml) particles with a core composed mainly of CHOLESTEROL ESTERS and smaller… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Alzheimer's disease (AD) and Parkinson's disease (PD) are the most common age-related neurodegenerative disorders, affecting… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Recruitment of blood monocytes into the arterial subendothelium is one of the earliest steps in atherogenesis. Monocyte… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
High density lipoprotein (HDL) and low density lipoprotein (LDL) are cholesterol transport particles whose plasma concentrations… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We employed homologous recombination in embryonic stem cells to produce mice lacking functional LDL receptor genes. Homozygous… Expand
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Review
1991
Review
1991
Evidence to support an important role of oxidative modification in mediating the atherogenicity of LDL continues to grow. New… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Three lines of evidence are presented that low density lipoproteins gently extracted from human and rabbit atherosclerotic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The association of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) subclass patterns with coronary heart disease was investigated in a case-control… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Low density lipoprotein (LDL) incubated with cultured endothelial cells from rabbit aorta or human umbilical vein is altered in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Resident mouse peritoneal macrophages were shown to take up and degrade acetylated (125)I-labeled low density lipoprotein ((125)I… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Lipid and lipoprotein values, including fasting triglycerides and high density lipoproteins (HDL), low density lipoproteins (LDL… Expand
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