Vascular function as an early sign of trouble
Vascular function as an early sign of trouble:
About the speaker
Frank L.J. Visseren is internist and professor of Vascular Medicine at the Department of Vascular Medicine at the University Medical Center (UMC) Utrecht, The Netherlands.His clinical work is concentrated around patients at high risk for the development of cardiovascular diseases including patients with familial hypercholesterolemia. His main research interest is in the field of insulin resistance and vascular diseases and consists of translational and epidemiologic research focusing on the role of visceral adipocytes in the development of atherosclerosis and diabetes.
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How can the inhibition of cholesterol absorption reduce the atherogenic load of intestinal lipoproteins?Prof. Frank Visseren, MD
Academic Medical Centre Utrecht
MC Lipid Innovations - May 2011