Latest Blood lipids Stories

2014-09-03 12:29:54

NEW YORK, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Capital IQ (MHFI) announced today that it has commenced Factual Stock Report coverage on Matinas BioPharma Holdings, Inc. Matinas BioPharma Holdings, Inc. (MTNB), in the development stage as of September 2(nd), 2014, is a biopharmaceutical company focusing on identifying and developing novel pharmaceutical products for the treatment of abnormalities in blood lipids, referred to as dyslipidemia, and the treatment of cardiovascular and...

infertility and high cholesterol
2014-05-21 05:21:38

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Couples who are having trouble conceiving might want to have their cholesterol levels checked, according to new research published online Tuesday by The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. According to the study authors, high cholesterol could impair fertility, and couples in which each partner had elevated levels took the longest time to conceive. Furthermore, cases in which the woman had a high cholesterol level...

2014-01-08 23:27:42

Beat Cholesterol In 30 Days designed by Scott Davis is the latest program that teaches people how to manage their hypercholesterolemia quickly and naturally. Is the Beat Cholesterol In 30 Days review on the site HealthReviewCenter.com trustworthy? Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 Cholesterol is a waxy substance that is found in the fats or lipids in people’s blood. When people have high cholesterol levels, they may develop fatty deposits in their blood vessels. Having...

GMO Tomatoes Target Intestinal Lipids And Improve Cholesterol
2013-11-14 05:24:10

[ Watch the Video: GMO Tomato Mimics HDL, Lowers Cholesterol ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A long-overlooked lipid found in the small intestine has a greater role in generating high cholesterol levels and inflammation than previously thought, according to new research published in Journal of Lipid Research. The researchers also discovered that they could lower the negative impact of these lipids in mice by giving the animals a novel, genetically-engineered...

2013-10-07 12:11:15

Open collaboration among global genetic researchers, coordinated by U-M team, provides strong foundation for further research A global hunt for genes that influence heart disease risk has uncovered 157 changes in human DNA that alter the levels of cholesterol and other blood fats – a discovery that could lead to new medications. Each of the changes points to genes that can modify levels of cholesterol and other blood fats and are potential drug targets. Many of the changes point to...

2013-02-19 12:24:39

Researchers at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden, show that cholesterol metabolism is regulated by bacteria in the small intestine. These findings may be important for the development of new drugs for cardiovascular disease. It is well established that cholesterol is the major risk factor for cardiovascular disease. Cholesterol — which is mainly synthesized in the body but also obtained from dietary sources — is converted to bile acids in the liver,...

2012-08-14 23:01:51

The findings of a recent epidemiological study suggested that omega-3 fatty acids, such as found in Omega XL®, blunted cardiac responses to air pollution exposure. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) August 13, 2012 It is well documented that exposure to particulate matter in the air can increase cardiovascular disease and related deaths. Just in California, fine particulate air pollution is estimated to cause 9,000 premature deaths per year. In the first study of its kind, omega-3 fatty...

2012-06-25 10:31:30

Buttery shrimp. Fried eggs. Burgers and fries. New research suggests there may be a biological reason why fatty and cholesterol-rich foods are so appealing together. It has been known for more than 40 years that dietary fat promotes cholesterol uptake, but fundamental aspects of that process remain poorly understood. James Walters, Ph.D., and his colleagues at the Carnegie Institution for Science are using zebrafish to better understand the cellular mechanisms of cholesterol processing and...

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  • The navel or umbilicus.
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