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The Effects of Adrenoceptor and Adrenergic Blocking Drugs on Plasma Lipoproteins

  • A. Lehtonen
Conference paper
Part of the Proceedings in Life Sciences book series (LIFE SCIENCES)

Abstract

The catecholamines synthesized and secreted by the adrenal medulla regulate a wide spectrum of metabolic processes. Glugoneogenesis, glycogenosis and lipolysis, for example, are strongly influenced by catecholamines.

Keywords

Beta Blocker Lipoprotein Lipase Plasma Lipoprotein Total Plasma Cholesterol Intrinsic Sympathomimetic Activity 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Lehtonen
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MedicineTurku City HospitalTurkuFinland

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