Search for dissertations about: "Johanna Apro"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Johanna Apro.

  1. 1. Studies on cholesterol and lipoprotein metabolism : emphasis on diabetes and sugar

    Author : Johanna Apro; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : Cholesterol has important functions in the body; as a precursor in the synthesis of steroid hormones and bile acids (BAs), and as a component of cellular membranes. However, an elevated level of plasma cholesterol, transported in low density lipoprotein (LDL) particles, is one of the major risk factors and causes for cardiovascular disease. READ MORE