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  1. Content type: Research

    Tissue concentrations of fatty acids (FAs) and genetic variations are well-known factors which affect the cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk. The objective was to examine whether the genetic variability of 20 c...

    Authors: Iwona Rudkowska, Catherine Ouellette, Eric Dewailly, Robert A Hegele, Véronique Boiteau, Ariane Dubé-Linteau, Belkacem Abdous, Françoise Proust, Yves Giguère, Pierre Julien, Marie-Ludivine Château-Degat and Marie-Claude Vohl

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:26

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    Dietary intake of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) is primarily recognized to protect against cardiovascular diseases, cognitive dysfunctions and the onset of obesity and associated metabolic disorders. How...

    Authors: Manar Awada, Anne Meynier, Christophe O Soulage, Lilas Hadji, Alain Géloën, Michèle Viau, Lucie Ribourg, Berengère Benoit, Cyrille Debard, Michel Guichardant, Michel Lagarde, Claude Genot and Marie-Caroline Michalski

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:23

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    Dietary strategies seem to be the most prescribed therapy in order to counteract obesity regarding not only calorie restriction, but also bioactive ingredients and the composition of the consumed foods. Dietar...

    Authors: Patricia Lopez-Legarrea, Rocio de la Iglesia, Itziar Abete, Isabel Bondia-Pons, Santiago Navas-Carretero, Lluis Forga, J Alfredo Martinez and M Angeles Zulet

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:22

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    Obesity and related morbidities are reaching epidemic proportions in the Arab populations. Possible mechanisms that link obesity/visceral fat to diabetes and cardiovascular (CVD) complications include inflamma...

    Authors: Salah Gariballa, Bachar Afandi, Mamoun AbuHaltem, Javed Yassin, Hosam Habib and Wissam Ibrahim

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:21

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  5. Content type: Research

    This study investigated the protective effects of melatonin and folic acid against carbon tetrachloride (CCl4)-induced hepatic injury in rats. Oxidative stress, liver function, liver histopathology and serum l...

    Authors: Hossam Ebaid, Samir AE Bashandy, Ibrahim M Alhazza, Ahmed Rady and Sultan El-Shehry

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:20

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  6. Content type: Research

    Phenolic compounds combine antioxidant and hypocholesterolemic activities and, consequently, are expected to prevent or minimize cardiometabolic risk.

    Authors: Milessa S Afonso, Ana Mara de O Silva, Eliane BT Carvalho, Diogo P Rivelli, Sílvia BM Barros, Marcelo M Rogero, Ana Maria Lottenberg, Rosângela P Torres and Jorge Mancini-Filho

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:19

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  7. Content type: Research

    Patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) frequently appear iron deplete but whether this is a reflection of dietary iron intakes is not known.

    Authors: Jonathan J Powell, William B Cook, Mark Chatfield, Carol Hutchinson, Dora IA Pereira and Miranda CE Lomer

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:18

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  8. Content type: Research

    The objective of present study was to examine the effect of long-chain monounsaturated fatty acids (LC-MUFAs) with chain lengths longer than 18 (i.e., C20:1 and C22:1 isomers combined) on obesity-related metab...

    Authors: Zhi-Hong Yang, Hiroko Miyahara, Yusuke Iwasaki, Jiro Takeo and Masashi Katayama

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:16

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    A blunted muscle protein synthetic response to protein ingestion may contribute to the age related loss of muscle tissue. We hypothesized that the greater endogenous insulin release following co-ingestion of c...

    Authors: Henrike M Hamer, Benjamin T Wall, Alexandra Kiskini, Anneke de Lange, Bart B L Groen, Jaap A Bakker, Annemie P Gijsen, Lex B Verdijk and Luc J C van Loon

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:15

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  10. Content type: Research

    Butyrate is known as histone deacetylase inhibitor, inducing histone hyperacetylation in vitro and playing a predominant role in the epigenetic regulation of gene expression and cell function. We hypothesized tha...

    Authors: Gábor Mátis, Zsuzsanna Neogrády, György Csikó, Anna Kulcsár, Ákos Kenéz and Korinna Huber

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:12

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  11. Content type: Brief communication

    GPR43 is a G-protein-coupled receptor that participates in adipocyte differentiation in mice and is over-expressed in adipose tissue of obese mice. The aim of this study was to investigate the implication of G...

    Authors: Evelyne M Dewulf, Qian Ge, Laure B Bindels, Florence M Sohet, Patrice D Cani, Sonia M Brichard and Nathalie M Delzenne

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:11

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    Iron deficiency anaemia and oral iron supplementation have been associated negatively with quality of life, and with adverse effects, respectively, in subjects with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Hence, the...

    Authors: Jonathan J Powell, William B Cook, Carol Hutchinson, Zoe Tolkien, Mark Chatfield, Dora I A Pereira and Miranda C E Lomer

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:9

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  13. Content type: Letter to the Editor

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:10

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  14. Content type: Research

    Metabolic flexibility described as “the capacity of the body to match fuel oxidation to fuel availability” has been implicated in insulin resistance. We examined fasting substrate oxidation in relation to diet...

    Authors: Madelaine T Carstens, Julia H Goedecke, Lara Dugas, Juliet Evans, Jacolene Kroff, Naomi S Levitt and Estelle V Lambert

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:8

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  15. Content type: Research

    Cisplatin, one of the most effective and potent anticancer drugs, is used in the treatment of a wide variety of both pediatric and adult malignancies. However, the chemotherapeutic use of cisplatin is limited ...

    Authors: Ulkan Kilic, Ertugrul Kilic, Zeynep Tuzcu, Mehmet Tuzcu, Ibrahim H Ozercan, Okkes Yilmaz, Fikrettin Sahin and Kazim Sahin

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:7

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  16. Content type: Research

    Intestinal derived endotoxin and the subsequent endotoxemia can be considered major predisposing factors for diseases such as atherosclerosis, sepsis, obesity and diabetes. Dietary fat has been shown to increa...

    Authors: Venkatesh Mani, James H Hollis and Nicholas K Gabler

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:6

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    We investigated if whether intrauterine protein restriction in combination with overfeeding during lactation would cause adult-onset obesity and metabolic disorders. After birth, litters from dams fed with con...

    Authors: Grazielle Vitória Ponti Coutinho, Felipe Rodrigues Coutinho, Jaline Zandonato Faiad, Marina Satie Taki, Silvia Regina de Lima Reis, Letícia Martins Ignácio-Souza, Adriene Alexandra Paiva, Márcia Queiroz Latorraca, Maria Helena Gaíva Gomes-da-Silva and Maria Salete Ferreira Martins

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:5

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  18. Content type: Research

    PCSK9 (Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin Kexin type 9) is a circulating protein that promotes hypercholesterolemia by decreasing hepatic LDL receptor protein. Under non interventional conditions, its expression...

    Authors: Bertrand Cariou, Cédric Langhi, Maëlle Le Bras, Murielle Bortolotti, Kim-Anne Lê, Fanny Theytaz, Cédric Le May, Béatrice Guyomarc’h-Delasalle, Yassine Zaïr, Roland Kreis, Chris Boesch, Michel Krempf, Luc Tappy and Philippe Costet

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:4

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  19. Content type: Review

    Silicon (Si) is the most abundant element present in the Earth's crust besides oxygen. However, the exact biological roles of silicon remain unknown. Moreover, the ortho-silicic acid (H4SiO4), as a major form of ...

    Authors: Lela Munjas Jurkić, Ivica Cepanec, Sandra Kraljević Pavelić and Krešimir Pavelić

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:2

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    Risk for obesity differs with ethnicity/race and is associated with insulin sensitivity (SI), insulin responsiveness, and dietary glycemic load (GL). The objective of this study was to test the hypotheses that, 1...

    Authors: Barbara A Gower, Jessica A Alvarez, Nikki C Bush and Gary R Hunter

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2013 10:3

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  21. Content type: Research

    Jerusalem artichoke (Helianthus tuberosus Linne, HTL) and chungkookjang (CKJ; fermented soybeans) both modulate energy and glucose metabolism. However, the mechanism and their additive effects are unknown. We inv...

    Authors: Hye Jeong Yang, Dae Young Kwon, Min Jung Kim, Suna Kang, Da Sol Kim and Sunmin Park

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:112

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  22. Content type: Research

    In Lebanon, Type 2 diabetes (T2D) has a major public health impact through high disease prevalence, significant downstream pathophysiologic effects, and enormous financial liabilities. Diet is an important env...

    Authors: Farah Naja, Nahla Hwalla, Leila Itani, Maya Salem, Sami T Azar, Maya Nabhani Zeidan and Lara Nasreddine

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:111

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  23. Content type: Research

    Leptin-deficient ob/ob mice exhibit adipocyte hypertrophy and hyperplasia as well as elevated adipose tissue and systemic inflammation. Multipotent stem cells isolated from adult adipose tissue can differentiate ...

    Authors: Zhou Zhou, Manish Neupane, Hui Ren Zhou, Dayong Wu, Chia-Cheng Chang, Naima Moustaid-Moussa and Kate J Claycombe

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:109

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    High intakes of phytochemical-rich foods have favorable effects on the prevention of chronic diseases. In this study we assessed the dietary phytochemical index (PI) in relation to 3-year change in weight, wai...

    Authors: Parvin Mirmiran, Zahra Bahadoran, Mahdieh Golzarand, Niloofar Shiva and Fereidoun Azizi

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:108

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  25. Content type: Research

    The study was performed to determine whether catch-up growth is associated with the development of insulin resistance and to explore serum endocrine markers associated with the metabolism of adipose tissue in ...

    Authors: Hong-Zhu Deng, Hong Deng, Zhe Su, Yan-Hong Li, Hua-Mei Ma, Hong-Shan Chen and Min-Lian Du

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:107

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  26. Content type: Research

    Type 2 diabetes is associated with obesity, ectopic lipid accumulation and low-grade inflammation. A dysfunctional gut microbiota has been suggested to participate in the pathogenesis of the disease. Green tea...

    Authors: Ulrika Axling, Crister Olsson, Jie Xu, Céline Fernandez, Sara Larsson, Kristoffer Ström, Siv Ahrné, Cecilia Holm, Göran Molin and Karin Berger

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:105

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  27. Content type: Research

    As a cellular energy sensor, the 5’AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK) is activated in response to energy stresses such as hypoxia and muscle contraction. To determine effects of iron deficiency on AMPK activa...

    Authors: John F Merrill, David M Thomson, Shalene E Hardman, Squire D Hepworth, Shelby Willie and Chad R Hancock

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:104

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  28. Content type: Research

    Inflammation and oxidative stress are associated with the development of numerous chronic diseases. Circulating ascorbic acid, α-tocopherol, and 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) may help reduce concentrations of ...

    Authors: Bibiana García-Bailo, Kaitlin Roke, David M Mutch, Ahmed El-Sohemy and Alaa Badawi

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:102

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  29. Content type: Research

    Obesity is a common pathology with increasing incidence, and is associated with increased mortality and healthcare costs. Several treatment options for obesity are currently available ranging from behavioral m...

    Authors: Roger A Vaughan, Randi Garcia-Smith, Miguel A Barberena, Marco Bisoffi, Kristina Trujillo and Carole A Conn

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:101

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  30. Content type: Research

    Diets producing a high glycemic response result in exaggerated insulin secretion which induces hepatic lipogenesis, contributing to development of insulin resistance and fatty liver. Viscous dietary fibers blu...

    Authors: David A Brockman, Xiaoli Chen and Daniel D Gallaher

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:100

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  31. Content type: Research

    Early age at menarche is associated with increased risk of metabolic syndrome in both China and the West. However, little is known about the impact of age at menarche and metabolic syndrome in South Asian wome...

    Authors: Shamima Akter, Subrina Jesmin, Mazedul Islam, Sayeeda Nusrat Sultana, Osamu Okazaki, Michiaki Hiroe, Masao Moroi and Taro Mizutani

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:99

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  32. Content type: Research

    The ability of an intermittent fasting (IF)-calorie restriction (CR) regimen (with or without liquid meals) to modulate adipokines in a way that is protective against coronary heart disease (CHD) has yet to be...

    Authors: Cynthia M Kroeger, Monica C Klempel, Surabhi Bhutani, John F Trepanowski, Christine C Tangney and Krista A Varady

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:98

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  33. Content type: Research

    The soluble cell adhesion molecules and adipokines are elevated in patients with obesity, hypertension, type 2 diabetes mellitus, breast cancer and atherosclerosis.

    Authors: Caroline Isoppo de Souza, Daniela Dornelles Rosa, Betina Ettrich, Gabriela Hermann Cibeira, Juliana Giacomazzi, Paloma Tusset, Patrícia Ashton-Prolla, Lidia Rosi Medeiros, Maira Caleffi, Eurico Camargo Neto, Emilio Hideyuki Moriguchi and Marcia Silveira Graudenz

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:97

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  34. Content type: Research

    Endocrine FGF19 and FGF21 exert their effects on metabolic homeostasis through fibroblast growth factor receptor (FGFR) and co-factor betaKlotho (KLB). Ileal FGF19 regulates bile acid metabolism through specif...

    Authors: Chaofeng Yang, Cong Wang, Min Ye, Chengliu Jin, Weimin He, Fen Wang, Wallace L McKeehan and Yongde Luo

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:94

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  35. Content type: Research

    Previous studies examining the metabolic consequences of dietary iron deficiency have reported elevated serum glucose concentrations in iron-deficient animals. Importantly, the majority of these findings were ...

    Authors: McKale R Davis, Kristen K Hester, Krista M Shawron, Edralin A Lucas, Brenda J Smith and Stephen L Clarke

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:95

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  36. Content type: Research

    Only protein diet has been used successfully to prevent loss of lean body mass first in post-surgical and then in obese patients. We studied overweight and obese patients receiving short treatments of an exclu...

    Authors: Gianfranco Cappello, Antonella Franceschelli, Annalisa Cappello and Paolo De Luca

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:96

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  37. Content type: Research

    Animal studies show that diets containing resistant starch (RS) at levels not achievable in the human diet result in lower body weight and/or adiposity in rodents. We aimed to determine whether RS dose-depende...

    Authors: Damien P Belobrajdic, Roger A King, Claus T Christophersen and Anthony R Bird

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:93

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  38. Content type: Research

    Adolescence is an important life stage for the development of dietary preferences and health behaviour. Longitudinal studies indicated that cardiovascular status in adolescence predicts cardiovascular risk mar...

    Authors: Julia Truthmann, Almut Richter, Silke Thiele, Larissa Drescher, Jutta Roosen and Gert BM Mensink

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:92

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  39. Content type: Brief communication

    The pattern of protein intake following exercise may impact whole-body protein turnover and net protein retention. We determined the effects of different protein feeding strategies on protein metabolism in res...

    Authors: Daniel R Moore, Jose Areta, Vernon G Coffey, Trent Stellingwerff, Stuart M Phillips, Louise M Burke, Marilyn Cléroux, Jean-Philippe Godin and John A Hawley

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:91

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  40. Content type: Brief communication

    Calorie restriction (CR; ~60% of ad libitum, AL intake) has been associated with substantial alterations in body composition and insulin sensitivity. Recently, several proteins that are secreted by nontraditio...

    Authors: Naveen Sharma, Carlos M Castorena and Gregory D Cartee

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:90

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  41. Content type: Review

    Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is a cluster of cardiovascular risk factors that include obesity, impaired glucose tolerance or diabetes, hyperinsulinemia, hypertension, and dyslipidemia. Recently, more attention ha...

    Authors: Enrico Marchetti, Annalisa Monaco, Laura Procaccini, Stefano Mummolo, Roberto Gatto, Stefano Tetè, Alberto Baldini, Simona Tecco and Giuseppe Marzo

    Citation: Nutrition & Metabolism 2012 9:88

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