Further reading

General on lipid metabolism

Gurr, M.I., Harwood, J.L. & Frayn, K.N. (2002) Lipid Biochemistry: An Introduction, 5th edn. Oxford: Blackwell Science.

Lipoprotein lipase and triacylglycerol-rich lipoprotein metabolism

(See also Further Reading in Chapters 4 and 6 for additional reviews on lipo-

protein lipase)

Braun, J.E.A. & Severson, D.L. (1992) Regulation of the synthesis, processing and translocation of lipoprotein lipase. Biochem J 287: 337-347.

Havel, R.J. (1997) Postprandial lipid metabolism: an overview. Proc Nutr Soc 56: 659-666.

White, D.A., Bennett, A.J., Billett, M.A. & Salter, A.M. (1998) The assembly of triacylglycerol-rich lipoproteins: an essential role for the microsomal triacylglycerol transfer protein. Br J Nutr 80: 219-229.

Karpe, F. (1999) Postprandial lipoprotein metabolism and atherosclerosis. J Intern Med 246: 341-355.

Cholesterol metabolism

Rye, K.A., Clay, M.A. & Barter, P.J. (1999) Remodelling of high density lipoproteins by plasma factors. Atherosclerosis 145: 227-238.

Tall, A.R., Jiang, X.-C., Luo, Y. & Silver, D. (2000) 1999 George Lyman Duff memorial lecture: lipid transfer proteins, HDL metabolism, and atherogenesis. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 20: 1185-1188.

Chang, T.-Y., Chang, C.C.Y., Lin, S., Yu, C., Li, B.-L.& Miyazaki, A. (2001) Roles of acyl-coenzyme A:cholesterol acyltransferase-1 and -2. Curr Opin Lipidol 12: 289-296.

Groenendijk, M., Cantor, R.M., de Bruin, T.W., Dalling, A. & Thie, G.M. (2001) The apoAI-CIII-AIV gene cluster. Atherosclerosis 157: 1-11.

Oram, J.F. & Lawn, R.M. (2001) ABCA1. The gatekeeper for eliminating excess tissue cholesterol. J Lipid Res 42: 1173-1179.

Lin, G. (2002) Insights of high-density lipoprotein apolipoprotein-mediated lipid efflux from cells. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 291: 727-731.

(See also Further Reading in Chapter 2 for additional reviews on ABC family transporters)

Nutrition, exercise and lipoproteins

Hardman, A.E. (1999) Physical activity, obesity and blood lipids. Int J Obes 23 Suppl 3:S64-S71.

Schaefer, E.J. (2002) Lipoproteins, nutrition, and heart disease. Am J Clin Nutr 75:191-212.

Disorders of lipoprotein metabolism, atherosclerosis and treatment

Durrington, P.N. (1995) Hyperlipidaemia: Diagnosis and Management, 2nd edn. Oxford: Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd.

Havel, R.J, & Rapaport, E. (1995) Management of primary hyperlipidemia. New Engl J Med 332: 1491-1498.

Brewer, H.B., Jr. (2000) The lipid-laden foam cell: an elusive target for therapeutic intervention. J Clin Invest 105: 703-705.

Barbier, O., Pineda Torra, I., Duguay, Y. et al. (2002) Pleiotropic actions of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors in lipid metabolism and atherosclerosis. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 22: 717-726.

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