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Effects of Carrageenin on Serum Lipids and Atherosclerosis in Rabbits

Naturevolume 191pages189190 (1961) | Download Citation



IN recent years considerable interest has developed regarding an important role of aortic mucopolysaccharides with advancing age. On the other hand, a number of reports have dealt with the activities of heparin and other sulphated polysaccharides to clear visible lipæmia and also to retard arteriosclerotic process in arterial walls.

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