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Pharmacological Control of Lipid Metabolism Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium on Drugs Affecting Lipid Metabolism held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, September 8-11, 1971 by William L Holmes

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Written in English

Subjects:

  • Pharmacology,
  • Drugs,
  • Physiological effect,
  • Congresses,
  • Lipids,
  • Medicine,
  • Toxicology,
  • Metabolism

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About the Edition

This Symposium was the fourth in a series which began in Milan, Italy, in 1960. Each meeting has introduced or developed some new concepts in the areas of lipid metabolism and drugs. The meetings have served as a springboard for new ideas which have, between meetings, become accepted and exploited. This meeting has been no exception. Principal among the many new concepts discussed were lipoprotein synthesis and metabolism, apoprotein structure and function, whole body metabolism of cholesterol, and aspects of myocardial and aortic metabolism. The Symposium also included a summary of current thought on management of hyperlipemias and atherosclerosis. Data on more than 30 drugs were introduced and discussed. We have every expectation that the next Symposium will include material which is now only in the formative stage. The Organizing Committee would like to acknowledge the invaluable assistance of Miss Mary Constant, Mr. Ralph H. Hollerorth, Mrs. Carolyn P. Hyatt and Miss Jane T. Kolimaga, whose efforts contributed significantly (p <.001) to the success of this Symposium.

Edition Notes

Statementedited by William L. Holmes, Rodolfo Paoletti, David Kritchevsky
SeriesAdvances in Experimental Medicine and Biology -- 26, Advances in experimental medicine and biology -- 26.
ContributionsHolmes, William L., editor, Paoletti, Rodolfo, editor, Kritchevsky, David, editor
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRM1-950
The Physical Object
Pagination1 online resource (XIII, 359 pages 49 illustrations).
Number of Pages359
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26655009M
ISBN 101468475479, 1468475495
ISBN 109781468475470, 9781468475494
OCLC/WorldCa1058503490

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