Plasma leptin and the risk of cardiovascular disease in the West of Scotland Coronary Prevention Study (WOSCOPS) Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Leptin

abstract

  • We show, for the first time, in a large prospective study that leptin is a novel, independent risk factor for coronary heart disease.

publication date

  • December 18, 2001

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 11748099

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3052

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 104

number

  • 25