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  1. Content type: Research

    Oral intake of medium-chain fatty acids (MCFAs) reportedly suppresses the accumulation of visceral fat and has antitumor effects in tumor-bearing animals. MCFAs penetrate the mitochondrial membrane in a carnit...

    Authors: Yoshihiro Miyagawa, Takuya Mori, Kei Goto, Isao Kawahara, Rina Fujiwara-Tani, Shingo Kishi, Takamitsu Sasaki, Kiyomu Fujii, Hitoshi Ohmori and Hiroki Kuniyasu

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:258

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    Non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (non-HDL-C) is considered as a valuable predictor for dyslipidemia and subclinical atherosclerosis which can be an appropriate index for identifying individuals with me...

    Authors: Pooneh Angoorani, Majid Khademian, Hanieh-Sadat Ejtahed, Ramin Heshmat, Mohammad Esmaeil Motlagh, Mahya Vafaeenia, Gita Shafiee, Armita Mahdivi-Gorabi, Mostafa Qorbani and Roya Kelishadi

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:257

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    To identify differences in the expression of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor alpha (PPARα) target genes in human peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) associated with non-alcoholic fatty liver ...

    Authors: Tian Tian Li, Tian Bi Tan, Hai Qing Hou and Xiao Yun Zhao

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:256

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    Lipid dysregulation is a classical risk factor for cardiovascular disease (CVD), yet scanty evidence existed regarding cardiac lipid metabolism that is directly related to heart damage. Recently, the relations...

    Authors: Qian Han, Sze C. Yeung, Mary S. M. Ip and Judith C. W. Mak

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:255

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  5. Content type: Short report

    Deficiency of electron transfer flavoprotein dehydrogenase (ETFDH) is associated with multiple acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency (MADD). This disorder is an autosomal recessive lipid storage myopathy (LSM) tha...

    Authors: Sara Missaglia, Daniela Tavian, Laura Moro and Corrado Angelini

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:254

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    The current study was conducted to evaluate the protective effect of Lavandula stoechas essential oils (LSEO) against malathion (M) exposure-caused reprotoxicity in male mice as well as the possible mechanisms im...

    Authors: Slimen Selmi, Kais Rtibi, Dhekra Grami, Hichem Sebai and Lamjed Marzouki

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:253

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    Although there have been many reports in the genetics of familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) worldwide, studies in regard of Chinese population are lacking. In this multi-center study, we aim to characterize th...

    Authors: Di Sun, Bing-Yang Zhou, Sha Li, Ning-Ling Sun, Qi Hua, Shu-Lin Wu, Yun-Shan Cao, Yuan-Lin Guo, Na-Qiong Wu, Cheng-Gang Zhu, Ying Gao, Chuan-Jue Cui, Geng Liu and Jian-Jun Li

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:252

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    Bitter melon (BM, Momordica charantia) has been accepted as an effective complementary treatment of metabolic disorders such as diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia and etc. However it is unclear whether BM ca...

    Authors: Yanmei Zeng, Meiping Guan, Chenzhong Li, Lingling Xu, Zhongji Zheng, Jimin Li and Yaoming Xue

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:251

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  9. Content type: Research

    Hypobetalipoproteinemia (HBL) is defined by plasma concentrations of LDL-cholesterol (LDL-C) lower than the fifth percentile for age and sex. Several psychiatric symptoms have been reported in association with...

    Authors: Bertrand Cariou, Gaëlle Challet-Bouju, Céline Bernard, Marie Marrec, Jean-Benoit Hardouin, Charlotte Authier, Kalyane Bach-Ngohou, Christophe Leux, Matthieu Pichelin and Marie Grall-Bronnec

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:249

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    The liver plays an important role in the metabolism of lipid and lipoprotein. Dyslipidemia has been demonstrated to be related with several cancers, but the association between serum lipid and hepatocellular c...

    Authors: Xiaoli Liu, Mengge Li, Xinhui Wang, Zhibo Dang, Yuyong Jiang, Xianbo Wang and Zhiyun Yang

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:248

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  11. Content type: Research

    The mechanisms underlying the association between immune activation and postpartum depression remained elusive. Although Ω-3 fatty acids possess anti-inflammatory properties, there is limited evidence directly...

    Authors: Mimi Tang, Ruili Dang, Shao Liu, Mengqi Zhang, Yi Zheng, Rui Yang and Tao Yin

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:247

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    Disturbances in maternal lipid metabolism have been shown to increase the risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes. However, there is no consensus as to what constitutes normal maternal lipid values during pregnancy...

    Authors: Chen Wang, Lingying Kong, Yide Yang, Yumei Wei, Weiwei Zhu, Rina Su, Li Lin and Huixia Yang

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:246

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    Dracocephalum kotschyi, as a wild-growing flowering plant (from Lamiaceae family), is locally prescribed for its various health-promoting properties including hypolipidemic and hypoglycemic effects. To evaluate t...

    Authors: Shima Aslian and Razieh Yazdanparast

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:245

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  14. Content type: Research

    An association of hepcidin with cardiovascular (CV) disease and atherosclerosis has been reported in different patient groups. However, it has not been well described clinically the association between hepcidi...

    Authors: Xiaona Wang, Li Sheng, Ping Ye, Ruihua Cao, Xu Yang, Wenkai Xiao, Yun Zhang, Yongyi Bai and Hongmei Wu

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:244

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  15. Content type: Research

    A high-fat diet (HFD) is known to lead to obesity, and contributes to the progression of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. The objective of this study was to evaluate the effects of sleeve gastrectomy (SG) on...

    Authors: Erli Pei, Yang Liu, Weiqing Jiang, Songruo Lin, Lei Huang, Moubin Lin and Li Cai

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:243

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  16. Content type: Research

    Heart failure (HF) courses with chronic inflammatory process and alterations in lipid metabolism may aggravate the disease. The aim was to test whether the severity of HF, using brain natriuretic peptide (BNP)...

    Authors: Ana Elisa M. Martinelli, Raul C. Maranhão, Priscila O. Carvalho, Fatima R. Freitas, Bruna M. O. Silva, Milena N. C. Curiati, Roberto Kalil Filho and Antonio Carlos Pereira-Barretto

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:242

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  17. Content type: Research

    Cardiovascular benefits by reversing environmental risks factors for essential hypertension (EH) and dyslipidemia could be weaken by high genetic risk. We investigated possible associations between ACE2 polymo...

    Authors: Yizhi Pan, Tianyi Wang, Yanfang Li, Tianwang Guan, Yanxian Lai, Yan Shen, Abudurexiti Zeyaweiding, Tutiguli Maimaiti, Fang Li, Haiyan Zhao and Cheng Liu

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:241

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  18. Content type: Review

    Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is a leading cause of death worldwide. Atherosclerosis is believed to be the major cause of CVD, characterized by atherosclerotic lesion formation and plaque disruption. Although r...

    Authors: Shouyuan Ma, Shuxia Wang, Man Li, Yan Zhang and Ping Zhu

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:240

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  19. Content type: Review

    Although there were many studies reporting the combination therapy of Ezetimibe and Atorvastatin’s efficacy and Atorvastatin monotherapy’s, the conclusions were controversial. Therefore, a systematic review an...

    Authors: Cong Ai, Shanshan Zhang, Qiao He and Jingpu Shi

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:239

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  20. Content type: Research

    Hypertension is the most common chronic disease, and most important risk factor for cardiovascular disease. This meta-analysis aimed to explore the association between hepatic lipase gene (LIPC) gene -250G/A (...

    Authors: Xingsheng Zhao, Yu Ren, Hui Li and Yun Wu

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:238

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  21. Content type: Research

    Using metabolomics technique to analyze the response to a dietary intervention generates valuable information concerning the effects of the prescribed diet on metabolic regulation. To determine whether low cal...

    Authors: Miso Kang, Hye Jin Yoo, Minjoo Kim, Minkyung Kim and Jong Ho Lee

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:237

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  22. Content type: Research

    Cardiometabolic index (CMI) defines adiposity based on triglycerides (TG) to high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) ratio and waist-to-height ratio (WHtR). This newly proposed metric has been used to det...

    Authors: Wen-Rui Shi, Hao-Yu Wang, Shuang Chen, Xiao-Fan Guo, Zhao Li and Ying-Xian Sun

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:236

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  23. Content type: Research

    Hyperuricemia is a common and serious public health problem. There has been no broad epidemiological survey of hyperuricemia in China, especially in Tibetan area. This study was therefore investigated the prev...

    Authors: Xin Zhang, Qingtao Meng, Jiayue Feng, Hang Liao, Rufeng Shi, Di Shi, Lachu Renqian, Zeren Langtai, Yuanbin Diao and Xiaoping Chen

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:235

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  24. Content type: Research

    The aim of this study is to investigate the combined value of fT3 and GRACE risk score for cardiovascular prognosis in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) undergoing primary percutaneous coronar...

    Authors: Xuewei Chang, Shouyan Zhang, Mingming Zhang, Hao Wang, Caifeng Fan, Yunfei Gu, Jinghan Wei and Chunguang Qiu

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:234

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    Cardiovascular mortality in Lithuania is extremely high and abnormal lipid levels are very common among Lithuanian adults. Dyslipidemia is one of the main independent risk factors for cardiovascular diseases (...

    Authors: Sandra Kutkiene, Zaneta Petrulioniene, Aleksandras Laucevicius, Pranas Serpytis, Vytautas Kasiulevicius, Justina Staigyte, Akvile Saulyte, Emilija Petrulionyte, Urte Gargalskaite, Egle Skiauteryte, Gabija Matuzeviciene, Milda Kovaite and Egidija Rinkuniene

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:233

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  26. Content type: Research

    Obesity is associated with a change in high-density lipoprotein (HDL) function and subclass. Exercise training reduces cardiovascular risk in obese patients. We aimed to explore the effect of an exercise train...

    Authors: Nicholas J Woudberg, Amy E Mendham, Arieh A Katz, Julia H Goedecke and Sandrine Lecour

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:232

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  27. Content type: Research

    Lipotoxicity contributes to diabetic myocardial disease. In this study, we investigated the lipid species contributing to lipotoxicity and the relationship with peroxisomal β-oxidation in the heart of diabetic...

    Authors: Wenjie Li, Min Yao, Ruonan Wang, Yun Shi, Lianguo Hou, Ziyuan Hou, Kaoqi Lian, Nan Zhang, Yaqi Wang, Weiwei Li, Wei Wang and Lingling Jiang

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:231

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  28. Content type: Review

    Chronic inflammation and increased oxidative stress significantly contribute in developing coronary artery disease (CAD). Hence, antioxidant supplementation might be an appropriate approach to decrease the inc...

    Authors: Mohammad Vahid Jorat, Reza Tabrizi, Naghmeh Mirhosseini, Kamran B. Lankarani, Maryam Akbari, Seyed Taghi Heydari, Reza Mottaghi and Zatollah Asemi

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:230

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  29. Content type: Short report

    The association of serum high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) with microalbuminuria in type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) remains controversial. Therefore, a cross-sectional study was conducted on patient...

    Authors: Xun Sun, Ye Xiao, Pei-mei Li, Xiu-yun Ma, Xiao-jie Sun, Wen-shan Lv, Yi-li Wu, Peng Liu and Yan-gang Wang

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:229

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  30. Content type: Research

    Buffalo milk is the second largest source of milk on the globe, it is highly suitable for the preparation of mozzarella cheese, however, it is not suitable for the preparation of cheddar cheese due to high buf...

    Authors: Maryam Batool, Muhammad Nadeem, Muhammad Imran, Imran Taj Khan, Jalees Ahmad Bhatti and Muhammad Ayaz

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:228

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  31. Content type: Research

    Milk fat is one of the complex fat and most sensitive biochemical compounds towards auto-oxidation. To enhance the shelf life, milk is subjected to Ultra-high Temperature (UHT) treatment followed by aseptic pa...

    Authors: Muhammad Ajmal, Muhammad Nadeem, Muhammad Imran and Muhammad Junaid

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:227

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  32. Content type: Research

    Clinical risk factors related to not administering thrombolysis to acute ischemic stroke patients with incidence dyslipidemia is not clear. This issue was investigated in telestroke and non-telestroke settings.

    Authors: Jordan Gainey, Brice Blum, Bekah Bowie, Keiko Cooley, Lee Madeline, Ervin Lowther Ervin and Thomas I. Nathaniel

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:226

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  33. Content type: Research

    Obesity is known to be a risk factor to a variety of chronic diseases. Weight misperception has an impact on weight-loss attitude and behavior. We aimed to investigate factors associated with weight underestim...

    Authors: Kai Fang, Hang Li, Aijuan Ma, Jing Dong, Jin Xie, Ying Zhou, Kun Qi, Yingqi Wei, Gang Li, Jie Cao and Zhong Dong

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:225

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  34. Content type: Research

    Coronary artery disease (CAD) is a major killer in today’s world. Pakistan is also affected by this non-communicable disease like other countries. It is a multifactorial disease and is influenced by many gene-...

    Authors: NA Shabana, Sana Ashiq, Anam Ijaz, Fizah Khalid, Istabsar ul Saadat, Kahkashan Khan, Sumbal Sarwar and Saleem Ullah Shahid

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:224

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  35. Content type: Review

    Ruminant meat flavor is an important quality and sensory parameter which relays mainly on the organoleptic characteristics of meat. Meat flavor is vital factor for the palatability and acceptability of meat by...

    Authors: Muhammad Sajid Arshad, Muhammad Sohaib, Rabia Shabir Ahmad, Muhamad Tahir Nadeem, Ali Imran, Muhammad Umair Arshad, Joong-Ho Kwon and Zaid Amjad

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:223

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  36. Content type: Research

    Fragarianilgerrensis Schlecht. medicine compound (FN-MC) is a kind of Chinese herbs’ compound consisted of Fragarianilgerrensis Schlecht. and Centella asiatica (L.) Urban. The study was to investigate the hypolip...

    Authors: Liangcai Gao, Zejie Lin, Yilian Liu, Xinyi Wang, Linlin Wan, Liuliu Zhang and Xinnan Liu

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:222

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  37. Content type: Research

    The production of peripheral platelet is mainly regulated by thrombopoietin, which is a glycoprotein hormone predominantly synthesized in the liver. Previously, many studies have reported that there was an inv...

    Authors: Fang Liu, Hui Zhou, Lei Cao, Zhirong Guo, Chen Dong, Lugang Yu, Yiying Wang, Chunxing Liu, Jing Qiu, Yong Xue, Xingxiang Liu and Yunfang Xu

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:221

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  38. Content type: Research

    Overexpression of apolipoprotein CIII (ApoCIII) leads to hypertriglyceridemia (HTG) which promotes atherosclerosis development. However, it remains unclear whether ApoCIII affects the atherosclerosis alone by ...

    Authors: Han Yingchun, Ma Yahong, Wen Jiangping, He Xiaokui and Zhang Xiaohong

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:220

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  39. Content type: Research

    Growing evidence suggests an inverse association between whole grain (WG) consumption and insulin resistance (IR) or inflammation. However, it is still unclear whether adiposity plays a role in this relationship.

    Authors: Mohsen Mazidi, Niki Katsiki, Andre Pascal Kengne, Dimitri P. Mikhailidis and Maciej Banach

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:219

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  40. Content type: Review

    Despite the existing preventative and therapeutic measures, cardiovascular diseases remain the main cause of temporary disability, long-term disability, and mortality. Obesity is a major risk factor for cardio...

    Authors: Olga Gruzdeva, Daria Borodkina, Evgenya Uchasova, Yulia Dyleva and Olga Barbarash

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:218

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  41. Content type: Research

    Dyslipidemia can cause some chronic diseases. Bilirubin is reported to have anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant properties. We aimed to explore the relationship between triglyceride and total bilirubin (TB) in ...

    Authors: Xuemei Zhang, Zhaowei Meng, Xue Li, Ming Liu, Xiaojun Ren, Mei Zhu, Qing He, Qing Zhang, Kun Song, Qiyu Jia, Chunmei Zhang, Xiaoran Wang and Xiangxiang Liu

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:217

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  42. Content type: Research

    Hepatic lipid accumulation is closely related to the development of insulin resistance, which is regarded as one of the most significant risk factors of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). Although the e...

    Authors: Natalia Wasilewska, Anna Bobrus-Chociej, Ewa Harasim-Symbor, Eugeniusz Tarasów, Małgorzata Wojtkowska, Adrian Chabowski and Dariusz M. Lebensztejn

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:216

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  43. Content type: Research

    The infrapatellar fat pad (IFP) is implicated in knee osteoarthritis (KOA). Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP), a vasoactive neuropeptide expressed in joint tissues and synovial tissues (ST), was recently ...

    Authors: Jun Aikawa, Kentaro Uchida, Shotaro Takano, Gen Inoue, Dai Iwase, Masayuki Miyagi, Manabu Mukai, Shintaro Shoji, Hiroyuki Sekiguchi and Masashi Takaso

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:215

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  44. Content type: Research

    Genetic and environment factors affect the occurrence and development of coronary artery disease (CAD). Proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 (PCSK9), has been investigated extensively in the field of ...

    Authors: Gaojun Cai, Lei Yu, Zhiying Huang, Li Li and Xingli Fu

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:213

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  45. Content type: Research

    The triglyceride to high density lipoprotein cholesterol (TG/HDL-C) ratio associated with hypertension in adults. However, whether the TG/HDL-C ratio in adolescents predicts future hypertension remains unclear...

    Authors: Hyungseon Yeom, Hyeon Chang Kim, Ju-Mi Lee, Yongwoo Jeon and Il Suh

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:212

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  46. Content type: Research

    Extracellular vesicles (EVs) are produced and secreted from most cells of the body and can be recovered in biological fluids. Although there has been extensive characterisation of the protein and nucleic acid ...

    Authors: Joshua S. Brzozowski, Helen Jankowski, Danielle R. Bond, Siobhan B. McCague, Benjamin R. Munro, Melanie J. Predebon, Christopher J. Scarlett, Kathryn A. Skelding and Judith Weidenhofer

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:211

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  47. Content type: Research

    The consumption of omega 3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) is important for human health and is closely associated with cell proliferation and differentiation. This study aimed to investigate the influence...

    Authors: Zhuying Wei, Dongfang Li, Lin Zhu, Lei Yang, Chen Chen, Chunling Bai and Guangpeng Li

    Citation: Lipids in Health and Disease 2018 17:210

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