Association of Lipoprotein-Associated Phospholipase A(2) with Coronary Artery Disease in African-Americans and Caucasians


Anuurad E., Ozturk Z. , Enkhmaa B., Pearson T. A. , Berglund L.

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM, vol.95, no.5, pp.2376-2383, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 95 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1210/jc.2009-2498
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM
  • Page Numbers: pp.2376-2383

Abstract

Context: Lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A(2) (Lp-PLA(2)) is bound predominately to low-density lipoprotein and has been implicated as a risk factor for coronary artery disease (CAD).