Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

Studying the cardioprotective properties of the phosphatidylserine-component of HDL

May 24, 2015 - ISA2015, Amsterdam - Dr. Anatol Kontush


Anatol Kontush (INSERM 551, Pitié-Salpêtrière University Hospital Paris, France)
Recorded at ISA2015, Amsterdam, The Netherlands on May 24-26, 2015

ISA2015 | Clinical Breakthroughs Dr. Kontush shared data of a study into the lipidome of HDL particles. HDL particles with phosphatidylserine showed more cardioprotective properties, including antiinflammatory activity, than those without phospatidylserine, both in vitro and in mice.