By Jim W. Burgess, Philip A. Sinclair, Christophe M. Chretien, Jonathon Boucher (auth.), Associate Professor Sukhinder Kaur Cheema (eds.)

About the Series:

Advances in Biochemistry in Heath and Disease offers cutting-edge discussions in state of the art biochemical study, supplying intriguing advancements that influence healthcare and sickness learn. Volumes within the sequence concentrate on cross-disciplinary biomedical learn and consider numerous themes in biochemistry, mobile biology, molecular biology, and biomedicine.

Biochemistry of Atherosclerosis

Sukhinder Kaur Cheema

Biochemistry of Atherosclerosis examines atherosclerosis in nice aspect, concentrating on the chance of atherosclerosis, and the biochemical pathways concerned. It presents a breadth of data in addition to new insights right into a number of themes in terms of atherosclerosis from top scientists around the globe who're on the vanguard of atherosclerosis study. Biochemistry of Atherosclerosis is vital analyzing for biomedical and medical researchers.

Key topics:

    • Hyperlipidaemia and Atherosclerosis
    • Diabetes brought about Atherosclerosis
    • Hypertension caused Atherosclerosis
    • Homocysteine Metabolism and Atherosclerosis
    • Role of the Immune process in Atherosclerosis
    • Role of Infectious brokers in Atherogenesis
    • Dietary administration of Aherosclerosis

About the Editor:

Sukhinder Kaur Cheema is presently affiliate Professor of Biochemistry and a CIHR (Canadian Institutes of well-being study) New Investigator on the Memorial college of Newfoundland. a professional in dietary biochemistry, lipid metabolism and heart problems, she is go appointed in school of drugs on the Memorial college of Newfoundland.

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