Influence of Soy Lecithin Administration on Hypercholesterolemia

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Amouni Mohamed Mourad ; Eder de Carvalho Pincinato ; Priscila Gava Mazzola ; Maricene Sabha ; Patricia Moriel (2010)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Limited
  • Journal: Cholesterol, volume 2,010 (issn: 2090-1283, eissn: 2090-1291)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3065734, doi: 10.1155/2010/824813
  • Subject: Clinical Study | RC666-701 | Diseases of the circulatory (Cardiovascular) system
    mesheuropmc: lipids (amino acids, peptides, and proteins)

Recent studies suggest that lecithin-rich diet can modify cholesterol homeostasis and hepatic lipoprotein metabolism. Considering the phytotherapeutic impact of lecithin, this work hypothesizes that lecithin administration in hypercholesterolemic patients may reduce cho... View more
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