• lipids
  • Once in the circulation, VLDL is broken down in capillary beds by an enzyme called lipoprotein lipase, releasing lipids, mainly TGs, for energy utilization by cells or storage in adipose tissue. (docsopinion.com)
  • circulation
  • Once in circulation, VLDL will come in contact with lipoprotein lipase (LPL) in the capillary beds in the body (adipose, cardiac, and skeletal muscle). (wikipedia.org)
  • In circulation, this antibody binds selectively to the small, dense, oxidized cholesterol or oxysterol rich LDLs that are known to contribute to the development of atherosclerosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • increases
  • Can lasix diuretic cause glucose or cholesterol increases? (healthboards.com)
  • Like LDL, VLDL is associated with the build up of plaque in the arteries and increases the risk of coronary artery disease , heart attack , or stroke . (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Laropiprant (INN) was a drug used in combination with niacin to reduce blood cholesterol (LDL and VLDL) that is no longer sold, due to increases in side-effects with no cardiovascular benefit. (wikipedia.org)