Article Abstract

Reduction of cardiovascular risk in subjects with high lipoprotein (a) levels

Authors: Giulia Malaguarnera, Saverio Latteri, Vito Emanuele Catania, Michele Malaguarnera

Abstract

Lipoprotein (a) (Lp (a)) is a plasma lipoprotein consisting of a cholesterol rich LDL particle with one molecule of apolipoprotein B100 and one protein apolipoprotein (a) [apo(a)].