Adenovirus-mediated sphingomyelin synthase 2 increases atherosclerotic lesions in ApoE KO mice.
Lipids Health Dis. 2011;10:7
Authors: Wang X, Dong J, Zhao Y, Li Y, Wu M
Sphingomyelin synthase 2 (SMS2) contributes to de novo sphingomyelin (SM) biosynthesis. Its activity is related to SM levels in the plasma and the cell membrane. In this study, we investigated the possibility of a direct relationship between SMS and atherosclerosis.
PMID: 21235823 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]