• HDL enhances oxidation of LDL in vitro in both men and women 

      Solakivi, Tiina; Jaakkola, Olli; Salomäki, Anne; Peltonen, Nina; Metso, Saara; Lehtimäki, Terho; Jokela, Hannu; Nikkari, Seppo (2005)
      Background Oxidative modification of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) is a key event in the oxidation hypothesis of atherogenesis. Some in vitro experiments have previously suggested that high-density lipoprotein (HDL) ...
    • Lipoprotein docosapentaenoic acid is associated with serum matrix metalloproteinase-9 concentration 

      Solakivi, Tiina; Jaakkola, Olli; Kalela, Anne; Pispa, Mari; Salomäki, Anne; Lehtimäki, Terho; Höyhtyä, Matti; Jokela, Hannu; Nikkari, Seppo T (2005)
      Background Polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) are thought to play important roles in inflammation. The n-3 series is considered as anti-inflammatory, and some studies have reported increased plasma n-3 polyunsaturated ...