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Alimentary lipemia, postprandial triglyceride-rich lipoproteins, and common carotid intima-media thickness in healthy, middle-aged men.

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BACKGROUND: Alimentary lipemia has been associated with coronary heart disease and common carotid artery intima-media thickness (IMT). This study was designed to investigate the relations of subclasses of postprandial triglyceride-rich lipoproteins (TRLs) with IMT. METHODS AND RESULTS: Ninety-six healthy 50-year-old men with an apolipoprotein (apo) E3/E3 genotype underwent an oral fat tolerance test and B-mode carotid ultrasound examination. The apo B-48 and apo B-100 contents of each fractio...

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10.1161/01.cir.100.7.723

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Boquist, S More by this author
Ruotolo, G More by this author
Björkegren, J More by this author
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Journal:
Circulation
Volume:
100
Issue:
7
Pages:
723-728
Publication date:
1999-08-05
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EISSN:
1524-4539
ISSN:
0009-7322
URN:
uuid:f4f44b57-51bd-495b-bfe6-959564b2e174
Source identifiers:
29594
Local pid:
pubs:29594

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