Aspects Of Artherosclerosis And the Influence Of Palm Oil

Author

David Kritchevsky, PhD, The Wistar Institute, 3601 Spruce Street Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-4268

Proceeding

Trends in Traditional Medicine Research, Proceedings of the International Conference on the Use of Traditional Medicine & Other Natural Products in Health Care

Date

8/6/1993

Keyword

Atherosclerosis; lipoprotein; fatty acids, palm oil.

Abstract

The history of lipid involvement in atherosclerosis will be traced starting with the early of Anitschkow. The way in which thinking about the effects of various fats and cholesterol has evolved, will be shown. The concept of the effects of various fatty acids will be introduced and the position of palm oil will be presented.