Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 285)
Genetic Variation at the Lipoprotein Lipase Gene Associates with Coronary Arteriosclerosis
The aggregation of coronary artery disease (CAD) within families is well established 14,13,10 and concordance rates for the disease are known to be higher in mono -than dizygotic twins, 2,3.
KeywordsLipoprotein Lipase Hepatic Lipase Severe Coronary Artery Disease Lipase Gene Lipoprotein Lipase Gene
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