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Adiponectin levels are associated with coronary artery disease across Caucasian and African-American ethnicity.
The hypothesis was tested that plasma levels of adiponectin would be associated with coronary artery disease (CAD) across African-American and Caucasian ethnicity and gender. Adiponectin levels,Expand
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A large brachyuran-like larva of the Hippidae (Crustacea : Decapoda : Anomura) from the Banda Sea, Indonesia : the largest known zoea
A collection of planktonic Crustacea from the Banda Sea, In­ donesia, contained several specimens of a large, late stage zoea belonging to the anomuran family Hippidae. As is true for the fewExpand
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Eicosapentaenoic acid inhibits Ca2+ mobilization and PKC activity in vascular smooth muscle cells.
BACKGROUND Eicosapentaenoic acid is a fish oil fatty acid that has been shown to decrease blood pressure (BP) in humans. The mechanism by which this fatty acid produces this effect is unknown.Expand
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Postprandial response to a physiologic caloric load in HIV-positive patients receiving protease inhibitor-based or nonnucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor-based antiretroviral therapy.
BACKGROUND Features of the dyslipidemic pattern reported with the use of antiretroviral therapy predict enhanced postprandial lipemia, which is an emerging cardiovascular disease risk factor.Expand
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Postprandial response to a physiologic caloric load in HIV-positive patients receiving protease inhibitor-based or nonnucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor-based antiretroviral therapy.
BACKGROUND Features of the dyslipidemic pattern reported with the use of antiretroviral therapy predict enhanced postprandial lipemia, which is an emerging cardiovascular disease risk factor. Expand
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Synisoma wetzerae, a new species and the first record of Synisoma from the new world (Crustacea : isopoda : valvifera : idoteidae)
—The first species of Synisoma (Isopoda: Valvifera: Idoteidae), S. wetzerae, to be reported from the New World is described from Catalina Island, California. The idoteid isopod fauna of the northeastExpand
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Relationship of postprandial nonesterified fatty acids, adipokines, and insulin across gender in human immunodeficiency virus-positive patients undergoing highly active antiretroviral therapy.
BACKGROUND Metabolic derangements are common in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive subjects undergoing antiretroviral therapy, but little is known about postprandial conditions. METHODS WeExpand