Association between paraoxonase-1 activity and lipid peroxidation indicator levels in people living in the antalya region with angiographically documented coronary artery disease

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Gocmen A., Gumuslu S., Semiz E.

CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY, vol.27, no.7, pp.426-430, 2004 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/clc.4960270714
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.426-430
  • Keywords: coronary artery disease, paraoxonase, lipids, lipoproteins, lipid peroxidation, conjugated diene, thiobarbituric acid-reactive substances, LOW-DENSITY-LIPOPROTEIN, MYOCARDIAL-INFARCTION, APOLIPOPROTEIN-B, SERUM, RISK, PLASMA, POLYMORPHISM, CHOLESTEROL, ATHEROSCLEROSIS, ARYLESTERASE
  • Akdeniz University Affiliated: Yes


Background: Paraoxonase-1 (PON1) is a high-density lipoprotein (HDL)-associated enzyme capable of hydrolyzing lipid peroxides. Thus, PON1 plays a preventing role in atherosclerosis by protecting against lipid peroxidation.