Modest diet-induced weight loss reduces macrophage cholesterol efflux to plasma of patients with metabolic syndrome Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cholesterol
  • Diet
  • Macrophages
  • Metabolic Syndrome X
  • Weight Loss

abstract

  • Although the initial acceptor of MCE is HDL, the elevated apolipoprotein B lipoproteins are a cholesterol sink that increases MCE in patients with MetS. Weight loss results in decreased apolipoprotein B lipoproteins and decreased MCE to plasma of patients with MetS.

publication date

  • November 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4108339

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jacl.2013.05.004

PubMed ID

  • 24314365

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 661

end page

  • 70

volume

  • 7

number

  • 6