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The role of lipoprotein(a) in chronic kidney disease

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Lipoprotein(a) (Lp(a)) and its measurement, structure and function, the impact of ethnicity and environmental factors, epidemiological and genetic associations with vascular disease, and new prospects in drug development have been extensively examined throughout this Thematic Review series on Lp(a). Studies suggest that the kidney has a role in Lp(a) catabolism, and that Lp(a) levels are increased in association with kidney disease only for people with large apo(a) isoforms. By contrast, in t...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1194/jlr.r083626

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health; Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health; Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Oxford college:
Wolfson College
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Funding agency for:
Hopewell, J
Grant:
FS/14/55/30806
Publisher:
American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Lipid Research Journal website
Volume:
59
Pages:
577-585
Publication date:
2018-01-29
Acceptance date:
2018-01-29
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EISSN:
1539-7262
ISSN:
0022-2275
Pmid:
29378781
Source identifiers:
822308
Language:
English
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pubs:822308
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uuid:87db5c9e-10fd-4477-904b-f24f217f8b92
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pubs:822308
Deposit date:
2018-02-02

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