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  1. Content type: Research

    Dyslipidemia and other cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors have a strong association with obesity. Anthropometric indices have been widely used to evaluate obesity in clinical and epidemiological studies...

    Authors: Kaixin Zhang, Qian Zhao, Yong Li, Qing Zhen, Yaqin Yu, Yuchun Tao, Yi Cheng and Yawen Liu

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:16

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    Proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 (PCSK9), which plays a crucial role in lipoprotein metabolism, has been also regarded as an important marker for atherosclerosis. Available evidence indicated that...

    Authors: Wen Guo, Yingyun Gong, Yong Gu, Zhenzhen Fu, Hongqi Fan, Beibei Gao, Xiaohui Zhu, Jinxiang Fu, Yang Zhao, Min Sun, Xing Liu, Xian-Cheng Jiang, Tao Yang and Hongwen Zhou

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:15

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    Cancer cachexia is a progressive and multi-factorial metabolic syndrome characterized by loss of adipose tissue and skeletal muscle. White adipose tissue (WAT) lipolysis and white-to-brown transdifferentiation...

    Authors: Jun Han, Qingyang Meng, Lei Shen and Guohao Wu

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:14

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    Alterations in lipoprotein size are associated with increased cardiovascular disease risk. Higher hemoglobin levels may indicate a higher risk of atherosclerosis and was previously associated with obesity, met...

    Authors: Päivi Hämäläinen, Juha Saltevo, Hannu Kautiainen, Pekka Mäntyselkä and Mauno Vanhala

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:10

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    Mentha piperita L. is a flowering plant belonging to the Lamiaceae family. Mentha plants constitute one of the main valuable sources of essential oil used in foods and for medicinal purposes.

    Authors: Khaled Bellassoued, Anis Ben Hsouna, Khaled Athmouni, Jos van Pelt, Fatma Makni Ayadi, Tarek Rebai and Abdelfattah Elfeki

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:9

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    The utility of ezetimibe in preventing cardiovascular outcomes remains controversial. To guide future assessments of the effectiveness of ezetimibe in routine care, we evaluated how this medication has been pr...

    Authors: Kristin K. Clemens, Salimah Z. Shariff, Eric McArthur and Robert A. Hegele

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:8

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    Accumulating evidences have shown that miRNAs are directly or indirectly involved in a variety of biological processes, and closely associated with diverse human diseases, including cardiovascular diseases. SN...

    Authors: Meng-yun Cai, Jie Cheng, Meng-yuan Zhou, Li-li Liang, Si-min Lian, Xiao-shan Xie, Shun Xu, Xinguang Liu and Xing-dong Xiong

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:7

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    The KIF6 rs20455 polymorphism has been verified as an important genetic factor of coronary heart disease (CHD), but with controversial results. The aim of this study was to explore the association between KIF6...

    Authors: Yan Li, Zhen Chen and Hejian Song

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:4

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    rs10911021 (a single nucleotide polymorphism present upstream of the GLUL gene) affects glutamic acid metabolism, and was shown to be associated with coronary heart disease (CHD) in patients with T2DM but a defin...

    Authors: Saleem Ullah Shahid, Shabana and Steve Humphries

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:6

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    Although drug trials with niacin and cholesteryl ester transfer protein inhibitors that substantially increase high-density lipoprotein-cholesterol (HDL-C) failed to reduce the risk of coronary heart disease, ...

    Authors: Fan Wang, Xiaona Wang, Ping Ye, Ruihua Cao, Yun Zhang, Yue Qi and Dong Zhao

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:5

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  11. Content type: Review

    Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is one of the leading causes of blindness among the elderly. Due to its complex etiology, current treatments have been insufficient. Previous studies reveal three systems...

    Authors: Qinyuan Xu, Sijia Cao, Sanjeeva Rajapakse and Joanne A. Matsubara

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:3

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    Leptin acts as a mediator of inflammation and energy homeostasis by activating leptin receptor (LEPR). We conducted this study to explore the association of polymorphisms in LEPR with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2...

    Authors: Lulu Zhang, Yingfen Qin, Danyan Liang, Li Li, Yaojie Liang, Lulin Chen, Lei Tong, Jia Zhou, Hong Li and Haiying Zhang

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:2

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    Psychological correlates of blood lipid levels have been previously evaluated mostly in cross sectional studies. However, prospectively measured psychological factors might also predict favorable blood lipid p...

    Authors: Barry T. Radler, Attilio Rigotti and Carol D. Ryff

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:1

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    To study the effects of supplementation of a marine omega-3 poly-unsaturated fatty acids (n3-PUFA) formulation (Omega3Q10) in older adults with hypertension and/or hypercholesterolemia.

    Authors: Tian Shen, Guoqiang Xing, Jingfen Zhu, Shuxian Zhang, Yong Cai, Donghua Li, Gang Xu, Evan Xing, Jianyu Rao and Rong Shi

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2017 16:253

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    Recent experiments suggest that Citrus bergamia extracts could benefit people with dyslipidemia and obesity but this needs to be further validated.

    Authors: Yong Cai, Guoqiang Xing, Tian Shen, Shuxian Zhang, Jianyu Rao and Rong Shi

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2017 16:251

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    Statin treatment of hypercholesterolemia is accompanied also with depletion of the mevalonate intermediates, including farnesyl pyrophosphate (FPP) and geranylgeranyl pyrophosphate (GGPP) necessary for proper ...

    Authors: Helena Gbelcová, Silvie Rimpelová, Zdeněk Knejzlík, Jana Šáchová, Michal Kolář, Hynek Strnad, Vanda Repiská, Walter Cosimo D’Acunto, Tomáš Ruml and Libor Vítek

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2017 16:250

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    Accelerated loss of adipose tissue in cancer is associated with shorter survival, and reduced quality of life. Evidence is emerging suggesting tumour association with alterations in adipose tissue, but much le...

    Authors: Maryam Ebadi, Catherine J. Field, Richard Lehner and Vera C. Mazurak

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2017 16:247

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    Visceral fat accumulation in overweight status has been resulted in changes of fatty acid profiles. The fatty acids profiles can be altered by fatty acid desaturase; the activity of which is highly associated ...

    Authors: Miso Kang, Ayoung Lee, Hye Jin Yoo, Minjoo Kim, Minkyung Kim, Dong Yeob Shin and Jong Ho Lee

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2017 16:248

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    There are various factors that influence the effect of physical exercise on the lipid profile, among them the body mass index and calorie expenditure of the exercise are some of the main factors. To test the h...

    Authors: Djeyne Silveira Wagmacker, Jefferson Petto, Amanda Silva Fraga, Jackeline Barbosa Matias, Sindy Kerole Andrade Mota, Luiz Erlon Araujo Rodrigues and Ana Marice Ladeia

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2017 16:249

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    Little is known about serum lipid levels comparison of patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in Hakka patients in southern China. To estimate the prevalence lipid profiles in Hakka patients with AMI ...

    Authors: Zhixiong Zhong, Jing Liu, Bing Li, Cunren Li, Zhidong Liu, Min Yang, Qifeng Zhang, Wei Zhong and Pingsen Zhao

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2017 16:246

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