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(biochemistry)

LDL

["LDL: A Logic-Based Data-Language", S. Tsur et al, Proc VLDB 1986, Kyoto Japan, Aug 1986, pp.33-41].
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After electrophoresis, various stained LDL subfractions are identified according to the mobility in the gel (7).
In contrast, the 13% of patents whose achieved LDL cholesterol was 50-69 mg/dl had an event rate just 6% below the referent group of 100 mg/dl or more, a non-significant difference.
Briefly, all cells were firstly treated with serum-free medium containing 200 mg/mL of LDL solution for 2 h.
For those at higher risk, it is very important to push the LDL as low as you reasonably can," says Stanley Hazen, MD, PhD, co-Section Head of Preventive Cardiology at Cleveland Clinic.
The level of LDL is the single most important marker of atherosclerosis (Figure 1).
After a median follow-up of 26 months, the incidence of the study's primary endpoint (cardiovascular death, MI, stroke, hospitalization for unstable angina, or coronary revascularization) dropped by a statistically significant 15% in patients with an achieved LDL cholesterol of 20-49 mg/dL, compared with patients whose 4-week LDL cholesterol was at or above 100 mg/dL (primarily patients randomized to the study's control arm), by 24% in all patients with LDL cholesterol less than 20 mg/dL, and by 31% in the 2% of patients whose LDL cholesterol levels fell below 10 mg/dL.
Historically, the first method that allowed separation of different LDL fractions was analytical ultracentrifugation [18, 23-25].
The results of the analysis revealed that statins and nonstatin therapies that increase LDL receptor expression were both similarly effective for reducing LDL cholesterol and reducing the risk of major cardiovascular events.
Oxidized LDL antibodies in treatment and risk assessment of atherosclerosis and associated cardiovascular disease.
Various direct assays also developed to measure LDL-C.2,11,12 The determination of LDL-C is essential for the assessment of risk of cardiovascular disease and the treatment of dyslipidemia which is mostly based on strategies reducing LDL concentration, therefore LDL-C should be estimated accurately.
The causal role of LDL particles in the development and progression of ASCVD is well known.
The best way to lower your LDL is to make sure your diet includes lean protein and healthy fats, found in fish, olive oil, and nuts and seeds.