Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Apolipoproteins, Triglycerides and Cholesterol

Edited by Viduranga Y. Waisundara

Australian College of Business & Technology

Co-editor:

Miljana Z. Jovandaric

Clinical Center of Serbia

Lipids are one of the most important biomolecules and, given their relationship with several non-communicable diseases at large, this makes them significant to be studied both biochemically and clinically. As the title of the book suggests, apolipoproteins, triglycerides, and cholesterol are focused herein with fresh perspectives and novel insights, while certain overlooked areas are given their due attention. Although these three terms are very broad, the book aims at primarily serving as an update to existing knowledge. It is hoped that the readers will benefit from this book in advancing their understanding about the biochemical pathways, clinical applications, and remedial action in terms of ensuring health and wellbeing, as well as in identifying gaps that would help set the directions of scientific investigations in the future.

Read more >Order hardcopy
IntechOpen
Apolipoproteins, Triglycerides and CholesterolEdited by Viduranga Y. Waisundara

Published: June 17th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.88426

ISBN: 978-1-83962-520-6

Print ISBN: 978-1-83962-519-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-521-3

Copyright year: 2020

Books open for chapter submissions

1185 Total Chapter Downloads

chaptersDownloads

Open access peer-reviewed

1. Significance of Lipid and Lipoprotein in Organism

By Miljana Z. Jovandaric and Svetlana J. Milenkovic

68

Open access peer-reviewed

2. High-Density Lipoprotein: From Biological Functions to Clinical Perspectives

By Donghui Liu

101

Open access peer-reviewed

3. Monoglycerides as an Antifungal Agent

By Febri Odel Nitbani and Jumina Jumina

70

Open access peer-reviewed

4. Multi-Scale Mathematical Modeling of Prion Aggregate Dynamics and Phenotypes in Yeast Colonies

By Mikahl Banwarth-Kuhn and Suzanne Sindi

78

Open access peer-reviewed

5. Zeta Potential as a Diagnostic Tool to Determine the Angina Risk

By Swati S. Gaikwad, Jasmine G. Avari and Mansi Liladhar Patil

54

Open access peer-reviewed

6. Postprandial Triglycerides, Oxidative Stress, and Inflammation

By Ngoc-Anh Le

90

Open access peer-reviewed

7. Glycerol Conversion to Diglycerol via Etherification under Microwave Irradiation

By Muhammad Ayoub, Wan Jie Wei, Manzoor Ahmad, Ranitha Mathialagan, Sarah Farrukh, Mohammed Danish, Sami Ullah and Salman Raza Naqvi

119

Open access peer-reviewed

8. Human Cholesterol Biosynthesis Defects

By Erin Anderson and David Coman

234

Open access peer-reviewed

9. Low-Density Lipoprotein: Biochemical and Metabolic Characteristics and Its Pathogenic Mechanism

By Jie Lin

85

Open access peer-reviewed

10. Therapeutic Properties and Anti-Lipidemic Activity of Cordyceps sinensis

By Kanchana Samarasinghe and Viduranga Y. Waisundara

66

Open access peer-reviewed

11. Coenzyme Q10: Regulators of Mitochondria and beyond

By Gopi Marappan

68

Open access peer-reviewed

12. Modulatory Potentials of n-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids in Inflammatory Diseases

By Vinayak Uppin, Pooja Acharya and Ramaprasad Ravichandra Talahalli

99

Open access peer-reviewed

13. Beneficial Effect of Omega-3 Fatty Acids on Immune and Reproductive Endometrial Function

By Maria A. Hidalgo, Marcelo Ratto and Rafael A. Burgos

55

Edited Volume and chapters are indexed in

  • Worldcat
  • OpenAIRE
  • Google Scholar
  • AZ ebsco
  • Base
  • CNKI

Order a hardcopy of the Edited Volume

Free shipping with DHL Express

Hardcover (ex. VAT)£140

Order now

Residents of European Union countries need to add a Book Value-Added Tax of 5%. Institutions and companies, registered as VAT taxable entities in their own EU member state, will not pay VAT by providing IntechOpen with their VAT registration number. This is made possible by the EU reverse charge method.

Special discount for IntechOpen contributors

All IntechOpen contributors are offered special discounts starting at 40% OFF available through your personal dashboard

Login and purchase