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Dietary copper supplementation reduces atherosclerosis in the cholesterol-fed rabbit.

Atherosclerosis 1999 Sep;146(1):33-43.
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There has been considerable debate about how copper status may affect the biochemical and cellular processes associated with atherogenesis. In the present study we have attempted to address ...ion was associated with significantly smaller intimal lesions (P<0.05 and P<0.01, respectively). These data suggest that copper supplements possibly inhibit the progression of atherogenesis.

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