Animal Models of Atherosclerosis

  • G. A. Gresham
Part of the NATO Advanced Science Institutes Series book series (NSSA, volume 58)


A vast amount of experimental work has been done in producing atherosclerotic disease in many kinds of animals. In more recent years attention has been directed to work on prevention and regression of lesions using diet, drugs, ileal diversion and so on. In this chapter we shall attempt to provide an overview of past work up to the present day. A few key references are appended to enable the reader to gain access to the precise details of the experiments that have been done.


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© Plenum Press, New York 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. A. Gresham
    • 1
  1. 1.University of CambridgeUK

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