Paraoxonase and LDL Oxidation in Carotid Artery Disease

Completed

Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Atherosclerosis of the carotid arteries is a common cause of stroke. The prevalence and progression of carotid atherosclerosis are believed to be influenced by genetically inherited variations in lipoprotein metabolism. This study investigates the specific role of paraoxonase, an enzyme thought to detoxify atherogenic oxidized low-density lipoprotein. This study compares veterans who have significant carotid...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 20 January 2009.

1 Mar 1997 14 Feb 2001 Unavailable 1 Sep 2003 1 Jan 2004 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

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Contacts

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