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    • Different Physical Activity Subtypes and Risk of Metabolic Syndrome in Middle-Aged and Older Chinese People 

      Chen, Mu; He, Meian; Min, Xinwen; Pan, An; Zhang, Xiaomin; Yao, Ping; Li, Xiulou; Liu, Yuewei; Yuan, Jing; Chen, Weihong; Zhou, Li; Fang, Weimin; Liang, Yuan; Wang, Youjie; Miao, Xiaoping; Lang, Mingjian; Zhang, Peng; Li, Dongfeng; Guo, Huan; Yang, Handong; Hu, Frank B.; Wu, Tangchun (Public Library of Science, 2013)
      Background: The prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) is growing rapidly in China. Tai chi and dancing are common types of exercise among middle-aged and elderly Chinese. It remains unclear whether these activities are ...
    • Functional SNPs in HSPA1A Gene Predict Risk of Coronary Heart Disease 

      He, Meian; Guo, Huan; Yang, Xiaobo; Zhang, Xiaomin; Zhou, Li; Cheng, Longxian; Zeng, Hesong; Hu, Frank B.; Tanguay, Robert M.; Wu, Tangchun (Public Library of Science, 2009)
      Background: HSP70 plays crucial roles in endothelial cell apoptosis, which is involved in the early phase and progress of coronary heart disease (CHD). However, the association between polymorphisms of HSP70 genes and the ...
    • Genetic Variations in HSPA8 Gene Associated with Coronary Heart Disease Risk in a Chinese Population 

      He, Meian; Guo, Huan; Yang, Xiaobo; Zhou, Li; Zhang, Xiaomin; Cheng, Longxian; Zeng, Hesong; Hu, Frank B.; Tanguay, Robert M.; Wu, Tangchun (Public Library of Science, 2010)
      Background: There is ample evidence that Hsp70 takes part in the progress of coronary heart disease (CHD). This implies that genetic variants of Hsp70 genes such as HSPA8 (HSC70) gene might contribute to the development ...