A and d f b and c 10 mj is a 10 year old boy who

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Apo E, Apo B- 48 e. Apo A- 1, Apo E 9. Shaquille O’Neal comes into your office with questions about how high cholesterol can contribute to his risk factors for coronary heart disease. Of course you instantly think back to your biochemistry course and recall a few different risk factors related to lipoproteins. Which of the following may be associated with increased risk of coronary heart disease? a. oxLDLs can build up in macrophages via the unregulated scavenger receptor class A, which leads to foam cells that participate in the formation of atherosclerotic plaques b. Increased LDL uptake by cells with LDL receptors in their plasma membranes c. LDL- pattern A are smaller and less dense than LDL- pattern B, which means they are more easily retained by the ECM and can be oxidized to oxLDL d. Apo (a), which shows the unusual...
View Full Document

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

Ask a homework question - tutors are online