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What does oxLDL stand for?

oxLDL stands for Oxidized Low-Density Lipoprotein

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Other reports suggested that oxidative stress created reactive oxygen species (ROS) that induced the generation of oxidized low-density lipoprotein (ox-LDL), and then ox-LDL binding to lectin-like oxidized low-density lipoprotein receptor-1 (LOX-1) resulted in the activation of NADPH oxidase and p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase (p38MAPK)-mediated signaling pathway.
The Mediterranean diet has been associated with a lower level of oxidized low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol -- the "bad" cholesterol that's more likely to build up deposits in your arteries.
Studies have shown that ARTINIA supports the body's natural antioxidant system to help defend against the damaging effects of free radicals and oxidized low-density lipoprotein (LDL).
United States Patent 7,422,864, entitled Method for Measuring Oxidized LDL-CRP Complex and Measurement Kit, describes the binding of oxidized low-density lipoprotein (oxLDL) with C-reactive protein (CRP) resulting in oxLDL/CRP (CRP-AtherOx) complex formation, and the immunoassay method for measuring these complexes in blood.