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    • The Contribution of GWAS Loci in Familial Dyslipidemias 

      Ripatti, Pietari; Rämö, Joel T.; Söderlund, Sanni; Surakka, Ida; Matikainen, Niina; Pirinen, Matti; Pajukanta, Päivi; Sarin, Antti-Pekka; Service, Susan K.; Laurila, Pirkka-Pekka; Ehnholm, Christian; Salomaa, Veikko; Wilson, Richard K.; Palotie, Aarno; Freimer, Nelson B.; Taskinen, Marja-Riitta; Ripatti, Samuli (Public Library of Science, 2016)
      Familial combined hyperlipidemia (FCH) is a complex and common familial dyslipidemia characterized by elevated total cholesterol and/or triglyceride levels with over five-fold risk of coronary heart disease. The genetic ...
    • Dyslipidemia in an HIV-Positive Antiretroviral Treatment-Naive Population in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania 

      Armstrong, Catharina; Liu, Enju; Okuma, James; Spiegelman, Donna Lynn; Guerino, Chalamilla; Njelekela, Marina Alois; Grinspoon, Steven Kyle; Fawzi, Wafaie W.; Hawkins, Claudia (Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health), 2011)
      Limited data are available on dyslipidemia in HIV-infected patients in resource-limited settings (RLS). We performed a cross-sectional analysis in ART-naïve, non-fasting HIV-infected patients in Tanzania between November ...
    • Mediterranean Diet and Workplace Health Promotion 

      Korre, Maria; Tsoukas, Michael A.; Frantzeskou, Elpida; Yang, Justin; Kales, Stefanos N. (Springer US, 2014)
      Analytical and experimental studies confirm relationships between the consumption of certain foods and cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and cancer. Mediterranean diet patterns have long been associated with a reduced risk ...
    • Plasma metabolomics identifies lipid abnormalities linked to markers of inflammation, microbial translocation, and hepatic function in HIV patients receiving protease inhibitors 

      Cassol, Edana; Misra, Vikas; Holman, Alexander; Kamat, Anupa U; Morgello, Susan; Gabuzda, Dana Helga (BioMed Central, 2013)
      Background: Metabolic abnormalities are common in HIV-infected individuals on antiretroviral therapy (ART), but the biochemical details and underlying mechanisms of these disorders have not been defined. Methods: Untargeted ...